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Lila Meaning


What does Lila mean?

The name Lila is of Hebrew and Arabic origin.

The meaning of Lila is "night".

Lila is generally used as a girl's name.

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

The Given Name Lila

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

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

A wonderfully classic name.

Wrap it up and take it home, Lila may just be the name you're looking for.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Lila Kedrova.

Lila Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 224 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,395 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 210 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,468 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

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

Lila Related Names

Lila is a variant of Leila.

Famous Lilas

  • Lila Kedrova ~ Actress

Lila Numerology

What will your new littleLila 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 Lila are often naive and steady but most of all they are read more >>

Lila Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Lila.

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