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Pronunciation

lɪlə

Origin

English

Meaning

From the Arabic for ‘dark night’ or a shortening of the very popular Hebrew Delilah, meaning ‘one who took another’s strength’, this is a feminine mystical name. As a name it became popular in the 17th century amongst the Europeans who travelled to the New World. Its striking sound and musical qualities make it an excellent choice for your little girl.

Rank in the year 2015

Lilah was ranked #649 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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