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What does Lilla mean?

Lilla Pronunciation of Lilla [lil-la] as a girls' name has its root in Latin. Lilla is an alternate form of Lily (Latin): Flower name via Old French.


Lilla has 1 variant: Lillia.

17 more relations via Lily: Lil, Lila, Lilas, Lili, Lilia, Lilian, Liliana, Liliane, Lilias, Lilie, Lilley, Lilli, Lillie, Lillika, Lillita, Lilly and Lilyan.

Creative forms:
(female) Lille, Lilna, ..

(male) Lille, Lillea, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lilla Tiara (L.T.), ..

How popular is Lilla?

Lilla is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2209 out of 4276, Top 52%) and an even more popular last name for all people (#42056 out of 150436, Top 28%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Lilla reached its highest rank of #315 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lilla name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Lila (#199 the previous year), Lili, Lilia (#958), Lilian (#500), Liliana (#127), Lilie, Lilli, Lillia, Lillie (#579), Lilly (#139), Lily (#25) and Lilyan are the popular varying forms of Lilla. Other forms, like Lilas, are uncommon. These forms of Lilla reached the top of their popularity in 2010 (average #1016) and are almost as popular today (#1117, down 19.2%), but with forms like Lillie becoming less trendy. Lily has historically been preferred by parents, though Liliana has become popular as well over time.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lilla, Lila, Lili, Lilia, Lilian in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Liliana, Lilie, Lilli, Lillia, Lillie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lilly, Lily, Lilyan in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lilian, Lilly, Lily outside U.S.

Similar Names

Lilla is pronounced similarly to Laela, Laila, Lailie, Laily, Lala, Lallia, Lallie, Lally, Layla, Leala, Lealia, Leelia, Leila, Lellia, Leola, Leyla, Lilo, Loelia, Loella, Lollie, Lolly, Luella, Lula, Lulu and Lyla. Other recommended names are Aila, Alla, Bella, Billa, Calla, Cilla, Csilla, Dalla, Diella, Dilla, Eila, Ella, Emilla, Fiala, Gila, Hella, Lia, Liana, Licha, Lillas, Lillias, Linea, Linna, Liora, Lisha, Lisia, Lissa, Lita, Liva, Livia, Liya, Liza, Mella, Mila, Milla, Mirla, Neilla, Nella, Olla, Orilla, Pella, Rilla, Twilla, Ulla, Valla, Viola, Willa, Yulla, Zila and Zilla. These names tend to be less frequently used than Lilla.

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