Meaning and name origin
Leyla \le(y)-la\ as a girl's name is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Leyla is "night beauty". Leyla is a variant of Leila (Arabic): used by authors for the names of exotic female characters in the early 19th century.
Leyla is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Leyla for girls. Leyla reached its highest rank of #625 in the U.S. in 2013. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Leyla and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Layla (#29), Lyla (#140), Laila (#149), Lila (#183), Leila (#241), Lilah (#312), Leyla (#686), Lelah, Leilah, Lela and Lelia. (2014 statistics).
Leyla▲ is also pronounced similarly to Laela, Lala, Lalla, Laylah▲, Leala, Lealia, Leelia, Lellia, Leola▼, Lilla▼, Loela, Loella, Lola▲, Lolla, Luella▼, Lula▼ and Lylah▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Beyla, Jeyla, Keyla, Leya, Leyda and Leyna. These names tend to be more commonly used than Leyla.