- I like saying it; it leaves a very sweet taste in your mouth. It looks nice on paper, too.
- a Persian name meaning "night child." A gorgeous, exotic name evoking images of rich fabrics and warm, sultry evenings.
- I like Leila alot,because it means Dark Beauty. I changed my version and pronouce it 'Leal-ee-ah'.
- Leila Vega Kione: Leila means 'dark, beautiful,' Vega means 'falling star,' and Kione means 'one who comes from nowhere.' All together, the name means 'beautiful, dark star falling from nowhere.' I think it's just a gorgeous and mysterious sounding name, without being too out there.
In Arabic, Leila means "night." It is pronounced /LEE la/, /LAY la/ and /LY la/ in English, though it's the LAY la pronunciation that is closest to the original Arabic.
See Also: Layla, Le'la, Lejla
Your Favorite Names