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Laila Meaning


What does Laila mean?

The name Laila is of Hebrew and Arabic origin.

The meaning of Laila is "night".

Laila is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Lai-la.

The Given Name Laila

Laila is a variant of Leila. See Leila for further details.

Laila is a great choice for parents looking for a more popular name.

Popular yet valiant, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Laila Morse.

Laila Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 182 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,608 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 172 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,742 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Laila sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Laila Name Popularity Page.

Laila Related Names

Laila is a variant of Leila.

Famous Lailas

  • Laila Morse ~ Actress

Laila Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Laila.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Laila Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Laila.

Just for fun, see the name Laila 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 Laila in Nautical Flags page.