Delila

Delila - A very unique female name



  Dec 11,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Delila, meaning delight or to flirt, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1917 on position #1425. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Delila and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Delila? 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 Delila. The baby girl name Delila was given to 27 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2607 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 52,343 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Delila peaked in popularity 77 years ago in 1942 on position 1167.



Famous with this name

Delila Kaya
Delila Vallot
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Delila is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Delila is currently topping the baby name charts in Michigan at position #1,254 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #2,075.

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 Delila is where you live.


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Delila origin and meaning

Delila is a 6 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means delight or to flirt. To see famous people named Delila, pop culture references for the name Delila and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Delila

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

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

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
20122607
20112408
20102224
20091872
20081842
20072151
20062918
20052807
20042285
20032698
20023237
20013555
20002995
19992427
19983651
19972683
19963035
19954278
19903024
19894093
19883804
19862604
19852220
19842472
19831569
19783017
19772584
19732464
19722661
19421167
19211850
19171425

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Michigan1254
Illinois1489
California2061
Florida2075

Even more about Delila


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 Delila 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 Delila?

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.

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#
On chart
1942
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Delila
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 52,343
Letter count 6
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1917
2012 births +27

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