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Gender: F Meaning of Lyla: "night" Origin of Lyla: Spelling variation of Lila, Arabic Lyla's Popularity in 2014: #140

Lyla is a fast-rising variation of Lila that is now at Number 140. Although the Lyla spelling helps clarify the name's pronunciation, we prefer the original Lila. Laila, Layla, and Leila are all further variations on the same theme.

Famous People Named Lyla

Lyla Beatrix Christabel Gilman, daughter of Lady Rose Gilman
Lyla Coron, daughter of American actress Cynthia Geary
Lyla Grace Oshie, daughter or St. Louis Blue/US hockey player TJ Oshie

Pop Culture References for the name Lyla

Lyla Garrity, a main character on "Friday Night Lights"
Lyla Novacek, a main character in the movie "August Rush"
"Lyla," a song by Oasis.
Lyla Winston, character on the TV series "Sons Of Anarchy"
Lyla, main character in Mako Mermaids
Lyla Michaels, character in "Arrow"