Origin:Arabic
Popularity:1626
Meaning:night beauty
Laylah is a feminine name of Arabic origin. It means “night beauty” and is a popular choice for girls born at nightfall. Laylah has several spelling variations, including Layla, Leila, and Lyla. In the music world, “Layla” is a critically acclaimed rock song written by Eric Clapton and Jim Gordon. They cite an ancient Arabian love story and Persian poem as the inspiration behind this famous track. Whether baby Layla arrives at dawn or dusk, they can celebrate their beauty and gain a personal song choice with this elegant name.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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