Popularity:7117
Origin:Irish
Other Origin(s):Hebrew
Meaning:Laurel crown; Slender and fair
Kailah is a girl’s name that comes packed with style and origins. This smooth appellation is a form of Kayla, which stems from the anglicization of the Irish surname MacCaollaidhe, meaning “slender” and “fair.” This contemporary title recalls an ancient era when Celtic-speaking tribes used names to describe the bearer’s appearance. Another origin of Kailah comes from the Hebrew Kelila, meaning “laurel crown.” This beautiful emblem of victory was valued by Olympic winners and honored as one of Apollo’s symbols. Whether you wish to embrace Kailah’s Irish roots or venerate baby’s Hebrew ancestry, baby Kailah will always be linked to their heritage.
Not sure you have the perfect name? Search to add more baby names to your My Favorites list.