What does Lila mean?
(female) Lilai, Lilar, ..
(male) Lilaw, Lileh, .. Middle name pairings:
Lila Amberly (L.A.), ..
How popular is Lila?
Lila is a very popular first name for women (#469 out of 4276, Top 11%) and a slightly less popular last name for both adults and children (#81100 out of 150436, Top 54%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Lila reached its top rank of #155 in the U.S. in the year 2010, and is currently at #199. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Dalila (#1615 in 2015), Delila, Delilah (#116), Layla (#30), Leila (#247), Lilah (#314), Lillian (#26), Lily (#25), Lyla (#142) and Lylah (#632) are the popular alternative forms of Lila (#199 in 2015). These relations of Lila reached the top of their popularity in 2010 (median #481) and have remained as common to this day (#486, ▼8.3%). Lillian has historically been preferred by parents, though Lily is currently more frequently used.
Lila▲ is pronounced similarly to Laela, Laila▲, Laily, Lala, Laleh, Lalia, Lalla, Lalya, Leala, Leelia, Leilah, Lela▼, Lelah▼, Lelia▼, Leyla▲, Lili, Lilia▲, Lilley, Lilli, Lilly▲, Lilo, Lola, Luella▼, Lula▼ and Lulu▼. Other suggested similar names are Aila, Alla, Billa, Byla, Dila, Eila, Fiala, Fila, Gila, Glila, Illa, Isla▲, Keila, Lal, Leia▲, Lia▲, Liba, Licha, Lida▼, Lil, Lilac, Lilas, Lina, Linda▼, Linea, Linn, Lira, Lis, Lisa▼, Lisl, Lita, Liva, Liya, Liza▼, Lizz, Luba, Lyra▲, Mila▲, Neila, Nila, Nula, Odila, Olla, Orla, Simla, Sula, Tola, Willa▲, Zila and Zilla. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lila.See names in meaning and etymology.