What does Lalla mean?
Lalla \l(al)-la\ as a girls' name. Poetic name. Poet Thomas Moore wrote a series of four verse tales called "Lalla Rookh" in 1817. The heroine was the daughter of the emperor of Delhi, and symbolized Eastern glamor.
For more on this name, see also the related girl name Lala.
Lalla is a rare first name for females but a very popular last name for all people (#34503 out of 150436, Top 23%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Lala is the only popular varying form of Lalla (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex during 1890-1899 (usage of 0.03%) and has become lower since. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the girl name Lalla and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Lalla is alike in pronunciation to Laela, Laila, Laily, Laleh, Lali, Lalia, Laliah, Lallia, Lallie, Lally, Lalya, Layla, Laylah, Leala, Lealia, Leela, Leila, Lela▼, Lelia▼, Lellia, Leola▼, Leyla, Lila, Lilia, Lilla▼, Lilli, Lillia, Lilly, Loela, Loella, Lola, Lolla, Lolly, Luella▼, Lula▼ and Lyla. Other suggested similar baby names are Calla, Dalla, Galla, Kalla, Lael, Lal and Valla. These names tend to be more frequently used than Lalla.