Given Name LEILA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: ليلى (Arabic), لیلا (Persian), ლეილა (Georgian)
PRONOUNCED: LAY-lə (English), LEE-lə (English), LIE-lə (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Variant of LAYLA. This spelling was used by Lord Byron for characters in 'The Giaour' (1813) and 'Don Juan' (1819), and it is through him that the name was introduced to the English-speaking world.
VARIANTS: Laila, Layla, Leyla (Arabic), Leyla (Persian), Laila, Layla, Lela, Leyla, Lila, Lyla, Leilah (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Leyla (Azerbaijani), Lejla (Bosnian), Leyla (Turkish)
USER SUBMISSIONS: Leïla, Leila

Categories

Animal Crossing characters, Code Geass characters, fictional characters, Final Fantasy characters, literature, Magi characters, Nintendo characters, The Legend of Zelda characters
Entry updated December 8, 2017