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Popularity Over Time: How Many Girls Have Been Named Leyla
This chart illustrates how many Girls were named Leyla in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the girl's name Leyla:
Records indicate that 2,754 girls in the United States have been named Leyla since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 2009, when 388 people in the U.S. were given the name Leyla. Those people are now 7 years old.
So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.
Comments about the name Leyla
Based on the comments submitted below
2 Positive Comments
"It's my name, and I love it! My mother was born in Istanbul, Turkey, and named me after the story Leyla ile Mecnun. A Romeo and Juliet type story that predates Shakespeare. :)
I too get called lee-la and lie-la, but more often now, people are actually able to pronounce it correctly." Jul. 21, 2008:
"my name is leyla. i like it quite a bit. its such a pretty name. but often people pronounce it lee-la. unfortunately the most common spellings of my name are layla, laila, or leila so my name is usually spelt wrong." Apr. 28, 2007:
2 Neutral Comments
"My name is leyla and my dad was raised in Istanbul turkey and mom is a huge rock and roll fanatic, especially Eric Clapton, so leyla just seemed to fit. My name always get mispronounced but it's like LAY- la , but e instead of a." Jan. 13, 2013:
"My daughter's name is Leyla. I get so many compliments when people ask and I say her name..it really is lovely and unique." Feb. 3, 2008:
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