First Name
3k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Dalilah

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  • A submission from New Jersey, United States says the name Dalilah means "Gentle" and is of Swahili origin.
  • According to a user from California, United States, the name Dalilah is of Swahili origin and means "Gentle".
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Notable Persons Named Dalilah

Dalilah was born on February 7th, 1990 in New York City.

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Dalilah was a belly dance, flamenco, belly dancer, and flamenco dancer. Dalilah was given the name Adelaida Angulo Agramunt on July 7th, 1936 in Madrid. Dalilah is also known as Delia Turina. She left this life on September 17th, 2001.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Dalilah

Dalilah was a belly dance, flamenco, belly dancer, and flamenco dancer. Dalilah was given the name Adelaida Angulo Agramunt on July 7th, 1936 in Madrid. Dalilah is also known as Delia Turina. She left this life on September 17th, 2001.

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How popular is the baby name Dalilah in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1970 5 5 0
1972 5 5 0
1973 9 9 0
1974 8 8 0
1975 5 5 0
1976 5 5 0
1978 6 6 0
1980 7 7 0
1981 10 10 0
1982 8 8 0
1983 12 12 0
1984 7 7 0
1985 11 11 0
1987 10 10 0
1988 13 13 0
1989 7 7 0
1990 8 8 0
1991 6 6 0
1992 13 13 0
1993 11 11 0
1994 9 9 0
1995 22 22 0
1996 25 25 0
1997 25 25 0
1998 37 37 0
1999 34 34 0
2000 55 55 0
2001 62 62 0
2002 69 69 0
2003 81 81 0
2004 93 93 0
2005 113 113 0
2006 113 113 0
2007 181 181 0
2008 262 262 0
2009 256 256 0
2010 241 241 0
2011 225 225 0
2012 253 253 0
2013 251 251 0
2014 240 240 0
2015 214 214 0
2016 233 233 0
2017 178 178 0

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Popularity of Dalilah as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Dalilah

  • How Popular is the name Dalilah? Dalilah is the 4,805th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Dalilah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,438 babies born with the first name Dalilah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dalilah to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dalilah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Dalilah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dalilah is Tuesday, November 16th, 1920.
  • What year had the most people named Dalilah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dalilah was in 2008 with a total of 262 babies.
  • Random Dalilah Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Dalilah is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 12 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Dalilah: Your name in reverse order is Halilad. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Liaadhl. How do you pronounce that?

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