Gender: Female Origin of Laelia: Latin family name and botanical name

Laelia Origin and Meaning

The name Laelia is a girl's name of Latin origin.

Upside: it has an interesting ancient look and feel, related to the Roman family name Laelius of uncertain meaning. There is also a type of orchid called the Laelia. Downside: possible confusion with all those Laylas, Lailas, etc. out there.

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Pop Culture References for the name Laelia


George Duda Says:


I'm writing a novel entitled "So Let Her be Written" and I have a 6'5" warrior goddess named Acacia who been transformed into a 9 year old girl to teach her humility. I've been looking for a name and I like this one.

Eva Thyssen Says:


I really like this name.

ElsaAnne Says:


I love the orchid meaning!

Zoey_Artemisia Says:


I like this over the common Layla.

ldougie Says:


I think this is a bit of a tongue twister, but otherwise it's creative.

SparkleNinja18 Says:


I'm saying lay-lee-uh

scgogirl Says:


how to pronounce?