What does Lila mean?
(female) Lilai, Lilan, ..
(male) Lilan, Lilaw, ..
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)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Lila for girls. Lila reached its top rank of #155 in the U.S. in the year 2010, and is currently at #183. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Lila and corresponding names. Dalila (#1461 in 2014), Delila, Delilah (#130), Layla (#29), Leila (#241), Lilah (#312), Lillian (#25), Lily (#27), Lyla (#140) and Lylah (#614) are the popular alternative forms of Lila (#183 in 2014). These relations of Lila reached the top of their popularity in 2010 (median #481) and have remained as common to this day (#469, ▼6.9%). Lillian has historically been preferred by parents, though Lila has gained in usage over time.
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.