Meaning:Happiness, joy; Rejoicing; Joy of the Lord
For beaming babies that just radiate light and happiness, the name Gila is a worthy contender. Feminine and of Hebrew origin, it comes from the word gı̂ylâh, which means “happiness,” “joy,” or “rejoicing,” giving Gila the lovely definition of “joy.” Gila is also thought to mean “joy of the Lord,” making for a meaningful choice if you’re hoping to raise baby in your faith.
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