Meaning of Delyla
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Delyla has the following meaning:
In Hebrew, it means "lovelorn and seductive". Though brought to prominence by the song "Delilah", it is actually more famous for its appearance in the Old Testament. As the mistress of Samson, Delilah cuts her husband's hair to sap his strength, as the story goes.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.
As a baby girl name, Delyla is currently not
a popular baby name in the USA.
There are no available USA popularity statistics for the name Delyla for the past 100 years. However, the following chart shows the popularity ranking for the name Delilah
, of which the name Delyla is a variant
The following names are baby names related to Delyla and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Delyla: Boys - Abner
, Girls - Avie
, Both genders - Edna
We think the name Delyla should fall under the following style category: Biblical
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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Delyla to be: A pretty, seductive, dark-haired woman who is not trustworthy
In one word, you might describe Delyla as a(n) "seductive
See other "seductive" names for girls