Delilah

♀ Name Delilah – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Delilah

Delilah is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Delilah

Delilah is a biblical name of Hebrew origin. In the Old Testament Delilah is the lover of Samson, whom she betrayed and turned him over to his enemies. Besides, Delilah is a name of Arabic origin.

Meaning of Delilah

The exact meaning of Delilah is unsure. Delilah could mean “hanging hair” (from Hebrew “dalal/דלל” = to hang down), or “little one” (from Hebrew “dal/דל” = little/light). Delilah can as well mean “languishing” or “lovelorn” (from Arabic “dalla”).

Pronunciation of Delilah

Alternate spelling of Delilah

Delila

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Name Statistic: Delilah is ranked #1709 overall ↑ 3

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 3229 ↑↑ 144
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 599 ↑ 11
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 3682 ↓ -17
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 1290 ↑ 7
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3901 ↑↑ 146
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 4011 ↑ 35
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 2055 ↓ -34
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 3537 ↓↓ -328
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 5795 ↑↑ 705
  • 🇫🇷 France: 4650 ↓ -30
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 595 ↓ -1
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 1774 ↓ -76
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 11802 ↔ 0
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 3297 ↓↓ -127
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 4784 ↑ 22
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 850 ↓ -35
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 5419 ↑↑ 110
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 1986 ↑↑ 233
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 1133 ↓ -40

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Name Delilah

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