A cute and playful name, this one has roots going back to Sanskrit and ancient India, where the word leela means ‘game’ or ‘amusement’. Its many variations have proven incredibly popular around the world, especially in Scandinavia. Lila is a wonderful name for a little girl, balancing tuneful sounds and a songful feel within its two syllables.
Rank in the year 2015
Lila was ranked #432 in the most popular American names of 2015.
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