Layla
Origin/Usage
Arabic
Pronunciation
LAY-lə
Meaning
Woman of the night
Like the Name Layla?
BOYS
GIRLS
+ Layla
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Layla"

Layla originates in Arabic language and means "woman of the night". It has always been a very popular given name in the Arabic world but lately it has become fairly popular in the United States too. It was popularized by the song Layla, written by Eric Clapton and Jim Gordon.

Popularity of the Name Layla
Also Spelled Like...

Laila, Laylah, Leila, Leilah, Leyla, Lila

Famous Laylas

Layla Abu Zayd - writer
Layla Angulo - jazz artist
Layla Baalbaki - writer
Layla Osayran - writer

+ Add a Name · View More
Do you like the name Layla?
Discussion on the name Layla
Weekly Prize Big thumb whybabyjack

Baby Jack creates modern sensory tag blankets and toys for kids of all ages. Kids develop cognitively, socially and emotionally through sensory play and the ribbons along the products appeal for tactile play, stimulation and comfort.  All products are designed with entertaining educational prints to appeal to a younger audience but to also grow with the child. Why a Baby Jack lovey?- a NEW alternative option for a tag blanket / toy- modern, unique prints designed only by Baby Jack & Co. - ribbons sewn shut for...

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.