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Lela Meaning


What does Lela mean?

The name Lela is of Hebrew and Arabic origin.

The meaning of Lela is "night".

Lela is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Le-la.

The Given Name Lela

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

Lela is a name with class.

This 2 syllable name has a positive vibe and distinction.

A creative name, that may be just right for you.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Lela Cole Kitson.

Lela Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,574 in baby name popularity for girls with 136 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,546 in baby name popularity for girls with 142 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Lela has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Lela Name Popularity Page.

Lela Related Names

Lela is a variant of Leila.

Famous Lelas

  • Lela Cole Kitson ~ Writer

Lela Numerology

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Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Lela.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Lela Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Lela.

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