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

Name Statistic: Delilah is ranked #1738 overall ↓ -26

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 3454 ↓ -81
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 603 ↑ 7
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 3927 ↓↓ -262
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 1341 ↓ -44
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3994 ↑ 53
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 4093 ↓ -47
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 2305 ↓↓ -284
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 3447 ↓↓ -238
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 5575 ↑↑ 925
  • 🇫🇷 France: 4594 ↑ 26
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 612 ↓ -18
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 1758 ↓ -60
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 11683 ↑↑ 119
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 3343 ↓↓ -173
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 4895 ↓ -89
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 879 ↓ -64
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 5596 ↓ -67
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 1792 ↑↑ 427
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 1213 ↓↓ -120

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