Meaning and name origin
Lalla \l(al)-la\ as a girl's 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 information, see also the related girl name Lala.
Lalla is not a popular first name for females but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#33443 out of 88799, Top 38%) (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Lalla and related names. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Lala. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Lalla is also pronounced similarly 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 commonly used than Lalla.