Dalilah

Dalilah - A very unique female name



  Jul 15,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Dalilah appeared on the charts for the first time in 1981 on position #2729. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Dalilah and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Dalilah? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Dalilah. The baby girl name Dalilah was given to 193 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1025 on the national girl baby name top chart.

Must Try: Find A Perfect Name Based On Your Last Name...

With that position 1 in 7,323 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Dalilah peaked in popularity 10 years ago in 2009 on position 1007.



Famous with this name



How would you rate Dalilah, 1-5?

Rating: 4/5 (5 people)


Dalilah is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Dalilah is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #467 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,510.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Dalilah is where you live.


Comment and discuss




Dalilah origin and meaning

Dalilah is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Dalilah, pop culture references for the name Dalilah and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Dalilah

We've found the following names that sound similar to Dalilah, sorted by popularity.

Della / Delia / Delilah / Dale / Dolly / Dollie / Dalia / Dahlia / Dalila / Delila /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121025
20111092
20101063
20091007
20081016
20071300
20061657
20051464
20041626
20031724
20021922
20012278
20002101
19992888
19982494
19973497
19962935
19952821
19924296
19853425
19833246
19812729

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California467
Arizona540
Illinois633
Texas800
South Carolina836
Michigan883
Indiana1048
Ohio1265
Florida1436
New York1510

Even more about Dalilah


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Dalilah a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Dalilah?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

Recommended articles


#
On chart
2009
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Dalilah
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 7,323
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1981
2012 births +193

About Us

What's BabyNameScience.com? Our team of researchers have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years. From Mary (#1 in 1910) to Madison (#8 in 2012) - We have collected and organized names from over 290 million births to help you find the perfect name for your baby.

Try our free Smart Name Finder

Rather than random suggestions or alphabetically sorted lists we'll give you smart suggestions based on your input and preferences. Give it a try!

  Try Now