Lilah - girls name

Lilah name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 97%

Lilah name meaning:

The name Lilah is of Hebrew origin and it is derived from the name "Lailah," which means "night" or "dark beauty." In Hebrew mythology, Lilah is believed to be the name of Adam's first wife, who was created before Eve. Lilah is often associated with mysticism and enchantment, symbolizing the allure and allure of the night. It carries a sense of mystery and femininity.

Those named Lilah are often described as having a captivating and alluring presence. They possess a certain charm and grace that draws others towards them. Lilah is also associated with creativity and intuition, as those with this name often possess a strong artistic or imaginative nature.

Moreover, Lilah can also be interpreted as a modern variation of the name Delilah, which is famously known from the biblical story of Samson and Delilah. In this context, the name Lilah may also carry connotations of betrayal or seduction. However, most commonly, Lilah is seen as a beautiful and elegant name that represents the beauty and allure of the night.

Origin: Greek

Form of Lilac. Bluish.

Related names

Lilac , Lilah , Lilia

Other girls names beginning with L


Overall UK ranking: 171 out of 5581

299 recorded births last year

Change in rank

  • 10yrs

  • 5yrs

  • 1yr


    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (245)

Historical popularity of Lilah

The graph below shows the popularity of the girls's name Lilah from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Lilah in 2024