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What does Laily mean?

Laily Pronunciation of Laily [lai-ly] as a name for girls is an Arabic name, and the meaning of Laily is "night beauty". Laily is an alternate form of Laila (Arabic): see Leila.

Associated with: arabic, night (black), beauty.


Laily has 6 variants: Laela, Lailie, Laleh, Laliah, Layla and Laylah.

Creative forms:
(female) Lailu, Luly, ..

(male) Laile, Laileo, ..

Middle name pairings:
Laily Baylee (L.B.), ..

How popular is Laily?

Laily is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Laily is an unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Laily (outside Top 2000) are Laela, Laila (#169 in 2015), Layla (#30) and Laylah (#702). Other variants, like Lailie, are seldom used. These relations of Laily were at the peak of their popularity 1 year ago (average #692) and have remained as common to this day (#725, down 5.1%). Layla has generally been preferred by parents, though Laylah has gained in usage over time. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Laela, Laila, Layla, Laylah in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Laily is pronounced similarly to Lala, Lali, Lalia, Lalla, Lallia, Lallie, Lally, Lalya, Leila, Leilah, Lela, Leola, Leyla, Lila, Lilah, Lili, Lilley, Lilli, Lilo, Lily, Loela, Lolla, Lolly, Lula and Lyla. Other recommended names are Bailly, Baily, Bayly, Brily, Cally, Carly, Daly, Eily, Emily, Hadly, Haely, Haily, Hally, Harly, Kally, Kaly, Karly, Lacey, Lacy, Laday, Ladey, Lady, Lael, Laicey, Laidey, Laidy, Laina, Laine, Lainey, Laisey, Lal, Laney, Lanny, Laray, Lesly, Liby, Lil, Livy, Lizy, Mally, Pauly, Sally, Tally, Vally and Wally. These names tend to be more frequently used than Laily.

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