Name Layla Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Layla


Layla is a ♀ girl’s name.

Origin of the name Layla

Layla is a name of Arabic origin, but as well a Scandinavian name (from Aila). Besides, Layla is a name of Finnish origin.

What is the meaning of the name Layla?

Layla means “night” (from Arabic “layla/لَيْلَة”) and “blessed” or “holy” in Scandinavian (from Old Norse “heilagr”). In Finnish or Sami, Layla means “wise”.

Pronunciation of Layla

Variants of the name Layla

Laila Laylah Laïla Lyla Lylah

Popularity of the name Layla

The name Layla is ranked #311 overall.

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