Lila

Meaning “dark beauty” and “night,” hopefully your Lila won’t keep you up all night.

Nicknames:

Leels.

Famous people named Lila:

Journalist Lila Diane Sawyer (known as Diana Sawyer); daughter of model Kate Moss; daughter of Chester Bennington of Linkin Park; fictional Lila Crane from Psycho; fictional Lila Quartermaine from General Hospital.

Fun fact:

This name also means “lilac” in Spanish and “purple” in German, so bringing her home from the hospital in a purple onesie may be a fun idea.

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