What does Akilah mean?
Akilah [ak-i-lah] as a girls' name is pronounced AH-kee-lah. It is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Akilah is "bright, intelligent".
(female) Akilia, Aoilah, ..
(male) Akal, Akial, ..
How popular is Akilah?
Akilah is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#3589 out of 4276, Top 84%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name history of Akilah for girls. Akilah was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its highest position of #1410 in the U.S. in 1993, but is not found in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Akilah is pronounced similarly to Akeelah▼ and Akela. Other recommended names are Abiah, Abijah, Abila, Acimah, Adiah, Adibah, Adila, Adinah, Adivah, Aidah, Aila, Ainah, Akira, Akiva, Alah, Aliah▲, Alicah, Alidah, Alikah, Alisah, Aliyah▲, Alizah, Amiah, Amicah, Aminah▲, Amirah▲, Amiyah▲, Anisah, Aniyah▲, Ariah▲, Ariyah▲, Asela, Ashla, Ashlay, Ashleah, Asiah, Atifah, Aviah, Avila, Avivah, Ayisah, Eilah, Gilah, Glilah (see Galila), Kailah, Keilah, Leilah, Lilah▲, Nailah, Shilah, Tsilah and Tzilah. These names tend to be less commonly used than Akilah.See names in meaning and etymology.