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Delila

What does Delila mean?

Delila Pronunciation of Delila [delila] as a name for girls has its root in Hebrew, and Delila means "languishing, lovelorn, seductive". Delila is an alternate form of Delilah (Hebrew).

Variations

Delila has 1 variant: Dalila.

1 more alternative form via Delilah: Lila.

Creative forms:
(female) Delida, ..

(male) Delily, ..

Middle name pairings:
Delila Liliana (D.L.), ..

How popular is Delila?

Delila is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#4075 out of 4276, Top 95%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Delila entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its top position of #906 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Delila name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Delila outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Delila are Delilah (#116 in 2015), Lila (#199) and Dalila (#1615). Usage of these forms of Delila is common among parents today (usage of 0.29%). Lila has historically been popular among parents, although Delilah appears to be gaining popularity too.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Delila, Dalila, Delilah, Lila in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Delila and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Belita, Bella, Cecila, Celia, Celida, Dalia, Dalina, Daliya, Dalla, Danila, Decia, Deelia, Dela, Delaina, Delara, Delena, Delie, Delinda, Deline, Delis, Delisa, Delisha, Delissa, Deliz, Dell, Della, Delle, Dellta (see Delta), Delma, Delmira, Delya, Demia, Denia, Denica, Denita, Derica, Dervla, Devina, Diella, Dila, Docila, Felina, Felipa, Felisa, Felita, Feliza, Galila, Gelilia, Gelilya, Glila, Helima, Helisa, Jelisa, Keila, Kelila, Kylila (see Kalila), Leila, Lelia, Melida, Melisa, Melita, Meliza, Mella, Neila, Nelia, Nelida, Palila, Pelipa, Pella, Rella, Selima, Selina, Telisa, Zelia and Zelina. These names tend to be less frequently used than Delila.

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