What does Lyla mean?
Affiliated girl name: Laila.more]
How popular is Lyla?
Lyla is a very prominent first name for females (#2009 out of 4276, Top 47%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Lyla for girls. Lyla entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its top position of #127 in the U.S. in the year 2011, and is currently at #140. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Lyla and related names. Popular variation forms of Lyla (#140 last year) are Delilah (#130 last year), Laila (#149), Lila (#183), Leila (#241), Lilah (#312) and Delila. These girl names reached the apex of their popularity in 2011 (usage of 0.6943%) and have remained as popular to this day (usage 0.6921%, down 0.3%). The most trendy girl names in this compilation are Delilah (#130), Lilah (#312), Lyla (#140), Leila (#241) and Laila (#149), and there is a rekindling in baby name popularity for Delilah, Leila, Lilah and Lyla. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Lyla▲ is pronounced similarly to Laela, Lala, Lali, Lalia, Lalla, Lalya, Layla▲, Laylah▲, Leala, Leela, Lela▼, Lelah▼, Lelia▼, Leola▼, Leyla▲, Lili, Lilia, Lilla▼, Lilo, Lily▲, Loela, Lola▲, Lolla, Lula▼, Lulu▼ and Lylah▲. Other recommended similar baby names are Ayla▲, Byla, Kyla▲, Lal, Lil, Lyda▼, Lyna, Lyra, Lysa, Lyza, Myla▲, Nyla▲, Tyla and Xyla. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lyla.