Home > Lelah


What does Lelah mean?

Lelah Pronunciation of Lelah as a girls' name is an Arabic name, and the name Lelah means "night beauty". Lelah is an alternate spelling of Leila (Arabic).


ASSOCIATED WITH arabic, night (black), beauty


VARIANTS Lyla, Lilah, Lila, Leyla, Lelia, Lela, Leilah, Leelah, Leela, Layla, Laila

(female) Lele, ..

(male) Lelo, ..

Lelah Adah (L.A.), ..

How popular is Lelah?

Lelah is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#3953 out of 4276, Top 92%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Lelah reached its peak rank of #528 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not listed currently. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

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

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

Which version is better?

Layla (#27 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Lyla (#128), Laila (#182), Lila (#224), Leila (#238), Lilah (#287), Leyla (#646), Leilah (#1200), Leela (#1207), Lela (#1574) and Lelia are the prominent alternative forms of Lelah listed in the Top 2000. These forms of Lelah were popular as birth names a decade ago (ADOPTION OF 0.91%) and have remained as common to this day (ADOPTION 0.9%, DOWN 1%), but with versions like Lelia going out of style. Leila is a constant favorite, though Layla is currently ranked higher.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lelah, Laila, Layla, Leela, Leila in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Leilah, Lela, Lelia, Leyla, Lila in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lilah, Lyla in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Laila, Layla, Lyla outside U.S.

Similar Names

Lelah is alike in pronunciation to Laela, Lala, Laleh, Lali, Lalla, Lally, Lalya, Leala, Lealia, Lealie, Leelia, Leola, Lilie, Lilla, Lilli, Lilly, Lilo, Loela, Loelia, Loella, Lola, Lolla, Luella, Lulu and Lylah. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Alah, Beah, Beulah, Bewlah, Bulah, Denah, Eilah, Elah, Eulah, Geelah, Geulah, Gilah, Halah, Kaelah, Kalah, Keilah, Kylah, Lanah, Lea, Leah, Lean, Leanah, Leda, Ledah, Leenah, Leigh, Leith, Leland, Lena, Lenae, Lenah, Lenai, Leorah, Lexa, Leya, Lidah, Lilac, Lilach, Lilas, Linah, Lorah, Lubah, Lynah, Merah, Nylah, Peliah, Perah, Selmah, Terah and Zelmah. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lelah.

See names
in meaning and etymology.