What does Leelah mean?
How popular is Leelah?
Leelah is an unusual first name for females. Leelah is an equivalently uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Laila (#149 2 years ago), Layla (#29), Leila (#241), Leilah, Lela, Lelah, Lelia, Leyla (#686), Lila (#183), Lilah (#312) and Lyla (#140) are the prominent alternative forms of Leelah (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000. These relations of Leelah were favored in the year 2013 (average #514) and are almost as popular today (#521, down 1.4%). Leila has been the most well-known version, although Layla appears to be becoming a favorite too, and Lelah has become less popular. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the girl name Leelah and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Leelah is alike in pronunciation to Laela, Laylah▲, Leala, Leelee, Leelia, Leola▼, Loela and Lylah▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Geelah and Leenah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Leelah.