What does Lelia mean?
Lelia /le-lia/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Latin origin. Clan name.
Related girl name: Leila.Kreatif forms: Lely, Lylia. [more]
How popular is Lelia?
Lelia is a very prominent first name for women (#940 out of 4276, Top 22%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Lelia for girls. Lelia reached its highest rank of #191 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular related forms of Lelia ranked in the Top 1000 are Leila (#241 the previous year) and Lilia (#925). These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.5437%) and are now significantly less widespread (usage 0.278%, 48.9% less), with the version Lelia becoming less in vogue. Leila (#241) is the most contemporarily stylish girl name in this compilation, and there is also a resurgence in baby name usage for this name. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Lelia and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Lelia▼ is alike in pronunciation to Laela, Lala, Lali, Lalia, Laliah, Lalla, Lallia, Lalya, Leala, Lealia, Lealie, Leela, Lela▼, Lelah▼, Leola▼, Leyla▲, Lila▲, Lili, Lilie, Lilla▼, Lillia, Loela, Loelia, Loella, Lola▲, Lolla, Luella▼, Lula▼ and Lyla▲. Other recommended similar baby names are Belia, Celia▼, Delia▼, Helia, Lecia, Leia▲, Lesia, Lexia, Melia, Nelia, Pelia, Selia and Zelia. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lelia.