Variation of Lila

Lilah Origin and Meaning

The name Lilah is a girl's name of Arabic, Hebrew origin meaning "night".
Lilah may be a simple spelling variation of Lila—or you might think of it as a shortening of Delilah or an Anglicization of the Hebrew Lilach, which means lilac. Whatever the root, it's a beautiful and stylish name. The final h adds balance or creates needless complications, depending on your viewpoint.
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Famous People Named Lilah

  • Lilah FearBritish ice dancer
  • Lilah Veronica ParsonsEnglish model and TV presenter
  • Lilah Grace Hayes (b. 2009)daughter of American actress Erinn Hayes
  • LilahRose Rodriguez (b. 2012), daughter of actress Linda Cardellini and Steven Rodriguez

Lilah in Pop Culture

  • Lilah Morgancharacter on TV's Angel
  • Lilah the Lost Girla character in Jonathan Maberry's "Rot and Ruin" series
  • Lilahcharacter in the movie Jonah Hex

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