What does Lylah mean?
Lylah /ly-lah/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of the name Lylah is "night". Lylah is an alternate form of Lila (Arabic). Lula is a common last name.
How popular is Lylah?
Lylah is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Lylah is an equally unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Lylah for girls. Lylah was first listed in 2009 and reached its highest position of #614 in the U.S. in 2014. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Layla (#29 a year ago), Leila (#241), Lila (#183), Lilah (#312) and Lyla (#140) are the popular alternative forms of Lylah (#614 a year ago). Usage of these girl names was at its most widespread in the year 2011 (usage of 0.7493%) and has remained as widespread to this day (usage 0.7468%, down 0.3%). The most fashionable birth names in this compilation are Layla (#29), Leila (#241), Lilah (#312), Lyla (#140) and Lylah (#614), and there is also a rekindling in baby name usage for Layla, Leila, Lilah and Lyla. Shown below is an analysis of the usage of Lylah and related names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Lylah▲ is pronounced similarly to Lala, Laleh, Laliah, Laylah▲, Leelah, Leilah, Lela▼, Lelah▼, Leyla▲, Lola▲ and Lula▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Kylah, Lydah, Lynah and Nylah▲. These names tend to be more frequently used than Lylah.