What does Leelah mean?
(female) Leeli, Lulah, ..
(male) Leelow, Leely, .. Middle name pairings:
Leelah Alia (L.A.), ..
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)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Laila (#169 the previous year), Layla (#30), Leela (#1211), Leila (#247), Leilah (#1254), Lela (#1526), Lelah, Lelia, Leyla (#781), Lila (#199), Lilah (#314) and Lyla (#142) are the prominent alternative forms of Leelah (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000. These relations of Leelah were favored less than a decade ago (median #794) and have remained as popular to this day (#822, down 4%), but with versions like Lelah becoming less stylish. The more fashionable girl names in this list are Laila, Layla, Leila, Leyla, Lila, Lilah and Lyla. Below is a charted study of the ranking of the girl name Leelah and associated names. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Leelah is alike in pronunciation to Laela, Lala, Laleh, Laliah, Lalla, Laylah▲, Leala, Lealia, Lealie, Leelee, Leelia, Lellia, Leola▼, Lilla▼, Loela, Loelia, Loella, Lola, Lolla, Luella▼, Lula▼ and Lylah▲. Other suggested similar names are Akeelah▼, Beulah▼, Bewlah, Geela, Geelah, Geelan, Geulah, Kaelah, Keela, Keelan, Keevah, Keilah, Lael, Leah▲, Leanah, Ledah, Leena, Leenah, Leesa, Leeta, Leeya, Leeza, Lemuelah (see Lemuela), Lenah, Leorah, Luelle, Meerah, Neenah, Seemah, Sheelah and Teela. These names tend to be more frequently used than Leelah.See names in meaning and etymology.