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pinWhat does Eila mean?

Eila /eila/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Eila is "tree". Diminutive of Ilana or possibly Eileen.


Eila has 5 variants: Eilah, Eilona, Ela, Elah and Ila.

Eila has 34 more different relations via Eileen, Ilana: Aileen, Ailene, Aillin, Aleen, Alene, Aline, Ayleen, Eilean, Eileene, Eilena, Eilene, Eiley, Eilin, Eilleen, Eily, Elana, Elanit, Eleana, Eleanna, Ilane, Ilania, Ilanit, Ileana, Ileanna, Ileen, Ileene, Ilene, Iliana, Ilianna, Illa, Leana, Lena, Lianna and Lina.

Kreatif forms: Eieli, Eilaeu, Elila. [more]

pinHow 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)

Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Eila and associated names. Lena (#279 last year), Aileen (#562), Eileen (#711), Lina (#767), Ayleen (#826), Iliana (#830), Leana, Ilene, Ila, Aleen, Alene, Aline and Ileana are the popular varying forms of Eila (not in Top 1000). Variants like Eilean are seldom used. These girl names were at the height of their popularity during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.4%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.1558%, 61.1% less), with forms like Alene, Aline, Ila, Ilene and Eileen becoming somewhat dated. Lena (#279) and Aileen (#562) are two of the more trendy birth names here, and there is a rekindling in birth name usage for Aileen and Lena. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Aileen, Aleen, Alene, Aline, Ayleen in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Eileen, Ila, Ileana, Ilene, Iliana in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Leana, Lena, Lina in U.S.

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

pinSimilar Names

Eila is pronounced similarly to Aila, Aili, Ala, Alla, Ayla, Eli, Elia, Ella, Elli, Ellia, Elly, Eula, Eulah, Eulia, Iola, Ola, Olla, Oula, Ula, Ulla, Willa, Yola and Yula. Other recommended similar baby names are Dila, Eilat, Eira, El, Elle, Emila, Erla, Fila, Gila, Lila, Mila, Nila and Zila. These names tend to be more commonly used than Eila.