Think Baby Names - logo
List A - Z | Top 1000 | Random | Origins

Lela meaning, girlLela

Rate Lela: Do you like this name?

Get creative with Lela | Add to list (0)

Meaning and name origin

Lela \l(e)-la\ as a girl's name is of Kiswahili origin, and the meaning of Lela is "black beauty". Also refers to "loyalty" in French.

For more information, see also the related girl name Leila.

Lela is also pronounced similarly to Laela, Laila, Lala, Lali, Lalia, Lalla, Lalya, Layla, Leala, Lealia, Leela, Leelah, Leelia, Leilah, Lelah, Lelia, Lellia, Leola, Leyla, Lila, Lilah, Lili, Lilia, Lilla, Lilo, Lily, Loela, Loelia, Loella, Lola, Lolla, Luella, Lula, Lulu, Lyla and Lylah. Other suggested similar baby names are Cela, Dela, Lael, Lal, Lea, Leda, Leia, Lena, Leta, Lexa, Leya, Lil, Mela, Nela and Sela.


Lela is a very popular first name for females (#485 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Lela name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Lela with similar and related girl baby names.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Lela name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lela outside U.S.


© 2014 Think Baby Names
Home - About - Terms - Privacy - Contact