in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: Arabic
- Meaning: Night, black
- #813 All Time
- #30 in 2015
Pronunciation of Layla
How popular is the baby name Layla in the U.S.?
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#100 girl name
#85 girl name
#55 girl name
#45 girl name
#37 girl name
#35 girl name
#31 girl name
#30 girl name
#29 girl name
#30 girl name
Want to know about the popularity of the Layla baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 68,304 babies born with the name Layla in the United States. That's more than enough Laylas to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1950 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Layla" was in 2013 with a total of 6,467 babies. (That's a lot of baby Laylas)
According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Layla" ranks #40 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Iowa. Imagine that, 58 babies in Iowa have the same name as you in 2010. Across the entire United States a total of 5,891 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Layla popular?
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Layla" mean? The list below shows the origins of Layla as well as things modernly associated with the name Layla such as celebrities named Layla.
Origin and Meaning of Layla
The name "Layla" is of Arabic origin, and it means "Night, black". It's a name commonly given to girls.
Layla Kayleigh is a television host and correspondent. Layla was born in 1984 as Zara Layla Kayleigh in London, England.
Layla Roberts is a playboy playmate. Layla was born in 1974 in Muncie, Indiana.
Other Inspirations for the Name Layla
Layla Lounge Dress Code
L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.
A is for admirable, you certainly are!
Y is for youthful, your eternal look.
L is for look, the way you look at life.
A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.
Your name in reverse order is "Alyal". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ylala". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Layla born Jun 23, 1959
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern Australia approximately on 1200. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.
Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.