The name Dalia is a girl's name of Hebrew, Swahili origin meaning "branch or gentle". Dalia and is often added to lists like Gorgeous Flower Names for Babies and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop Your Favorite: GIRLS!".
From the experts:
Similar in sound to the flower name Dahlia, this gentle but distinctive name, heard in many cultures, hits that Golden Mean between too popular and too unusual.