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What does Eila mean?

Eila Pronunciation of Eila as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Eila is "tree". Diminutive of Ilana or possibly Eileen.




VARIANTS Eilah, Eilona, Ela, Elah, Ila

OTHER FORMS VIA EILEEN, ILANA Eilean, Eilena, Eilene, Eiley, Eilin, Eily, Elana, Illa, Lena, Lina



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How popular is Eila?

Eila is an uncommon given name for females. Eila is also a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Lena (#276 FROM RECENT DATA), Eileen (#725), Lina (#846), Ila (#1236), Elana (#1517), Ela (#1977), Eilene, Ilana and Illa are the popular varying forms of Eila (NOT IN TOP 2000). Other variants, like Eilin, are seldom used. These relations of Eila were popular as baby names 126 years ago (AVERAGE #1167) and have become much less common since (#1397, 74% LESS USAGE), with forms like Ila becoming somewhat dated. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2016)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Eileen, Eilene, Ela, Elana, Ila in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ilana, Illa, Lena, Lina in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lena, Lina outside U.S.

Similar Names

Eila is pronounced similarly to Aila, Aili, Ailie, Ailli, Ali, Aliya, Allia, Ally, Alya, Eli, Elia, Ellee, Elli, Ellie, Elly, Eulia, Ili, Olla, Oula, Ula, Ulla, Ulli, Willa, Willy and Yulla. Other recommended sound-alike names are Baila, Billa, Cilla, Dila, Ealga, Efua, Eidra, Eilat, Eir, Eira, El, Elan, Elda, Elida, Elka, Elle, Emila, Emina, Enda, Enya, Erda, Erga, Erica, Erika, Erla, Esma, Etha, Etta, Evia, Fila, Gaila, Geila, Gila, Hala, Kala, Kyla, Lila, Lyla, Mala, Mila, Naila, Neila, Nela, Nila, Simla, Sula, Tsila, Tyla, Xyla and Zila. These names tend to be more commonly used than Eila.

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