What does Kalila mean?
Kalila /ka-li-la/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced kah-LEE-lah. It is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Kalila is "darling, beloved".
How popular is Kalila?
Kalila is a rare given name for women. Kalila is an equivalently rare last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Kalila and related names. Popular variation forms of Kalila (not ranked) appearing in the Top 1000 are Kaylee (#52 in 2014), Kailey (#476) and Kalie. These girl names reached the height of their popularity in the year 1998 (usage of 0.6113%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.4907%, 19.7% less). Kaylee (#52) and Kailey (#476) are two of the more chic birth names among these. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Kalila is alike in pronunciation to Kelila and Kelula. Other recommended similar baby names are Dalila, Galila, Kaila▼, Kalia, Kalifa, Kalina, Kalisa, Kalla, Kamila▲ and Palila. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kalila.