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What does Eilah mean?

Eilah Pronunciation of Eilah as a name for girls is of Hebrew origin, and Eilah means "tree". Eilah is a variant form of Eila (Hebrew): contraction of Ilana. Eilah is also a variation of Eileen.




VARIANTS Ila, Elah, Ela, Eily, Eiley

RELATIONS VIA EILA, EILEEN Eilean, Eilena, Eilene, Eilin, Eilona, Lina

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(male) Eileu, ..

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How popular is Eilah?

Eilah is a rare first name for females. Eilah is a unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Eileen (#671 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Lina (#760), Ila (#1264), Ela (#1458), Eila and Eilene are the prominent alternative forms of Eilah (OUTSIDE TOP 2000). Other variants, like Eily, are seldom used. These relations of Eilah were popular as baby names during 1920-1929 (MEDIAN #1075) and are now significantly less widespread (#1358, 77.6%), with versions such as Ila going out of style. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Eila, Eileen, Eilene, Ela, Ila, Lina in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Eilah is pronounced similarly to Aila, Ailey, Aili, Ailie, Ailli, Ala, Alah, Aliah, Aliyah, Alla, Alliah, Ayla, Eli, Elia, Ella, Ellee, Elli, Ellie, Elly, Eula, Ola, Olla, Oula, Yola and Yula. Other recommended sound-alike names are Aidah, Ainah, Akilah, Binah, Bulah, Dinah, Ednah, Eilat, Eilidh, Eilis, Eilish, Eilith, Eira, Elan, Elisah, Elizah, Ellan, Emila, Emilyah, Erla, Evah, Gilah, Giliah, Glilah (see Galila), Halah, Kailah, Kalah, Keilah, Kiah, Kibah, Kivah, Kylah, Lelah, Lidah, Lilah, Linah, Lylah, Milcah, Mirah, Nailah, Niah, Nylah, Rinah, Rivah, Tinah, Tsilah, Tzilah, Zillah, Zilpah and Zivah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Eilah.

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