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Meaning and name origin

Laila \la(i)-la\ as a girl's name is pronounced LAY-lah. It is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Laila is "night beauty". See Leila. Usually refers to dark hair or a dark complexion. See also Lyla. Actress Laila Robbins.

Laila has 7 variant forms: Laela, Laliah, Lailie, Laily, Laleh, Layla and Laylah.


Laila is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2179 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Laila for girls (2015 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Laila name in U.S.

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

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Laila and its variant forms. Variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Laila, Layla, Laylah, Leila and Lyla. (2015 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Laila, Layla, Laylah, Leila, Lyla in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Laila, Layla, Leila, Lyla outside U.S.

Similar Names

Laila is also pronounced similarly to Lala, Lali, Lalia, Lalla, Lallia, Lally, Lalya, Leala, Leela, Leilah, Lela, Leola, Leyla, Lila, Lilah, Lili, Lilia, Lilla, Lilo, Lily, Loela, Lola, Lolla and Lula. Other suggested similar baby names are Baila, Caila, Gaila, Kaila, Lael, Laina, Lal, Lil and Naila. These names tend to be less commonly used than Laila.


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