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Delilah Meaning


What does Delilah mean?

The name Delilah is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Delilah is "desirable, seductive".

Delilah is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced De-li-lah.

The Given Name Delilah

Delilah appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

Delilah remains a favorite due to its sweet and classic nature.

Delilah falls into the biblical name category.

Delilah Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 94 in baby name popularity for girls with 2,982 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 102 in baby name popularity for girls with 2,882 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Delilah Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Delilah has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Delilah to other names.

Delilah Related Names

Variants of the name Delilah include Delila.

Famous Delilahs

  • Delilah ~ Biblical Character (Judg. 16:4)

Delilah Numerology

What will your new littleDelilah be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Delilah are often stylish and flaky but most of all they are read more >>

Delilah Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Delilah in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Delilah.

Just for fun, see the name Delilah in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Delilah in Nautical Flags page.