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Gender: Female Meaning of Zilla: "shadow" Origin of Zilla: Hebrew

The name Zilla is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "shadow". Zilla and is often added to lists like Bible Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "If I had 8 daughters whose names started with...".

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Although this Old Testament name is soft and delicate, it runs the risk of conjuring up the monstrous Godzilla.

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Pop Culture References for the name Zilla

Zillah, Zilah, Zylla, Zila

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EW314 Says:


Pretty, striking name, but overall I prefer Zella for its slightly warmer sound.

gmdx Says:


My last name is Maddox, so in middle school, I said I would name my child Zylla, because of A Swiftly Tilting Planet.
I prefer this spelling now, actually. Or Zillah