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Leila Name Meaning and Origin

Leila Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Night, dark beauty

Name Origin


Leila is a name of Arabic origin, meaning 'night' or 'dark beauty'. It is often associated with the image of a mysterious and alluring woman. In Arabic literature, Leila is a popular name for female characters, symbolizing beauty and elegance.

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Leila Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Leila is easy to pronounce with a smooth flow of syllables, making it pleasant to the ears.

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The name Leila has a perfect rhythm with two syllables, creating a harmonious and melodious sound.

Famous People Named Leila

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● Leila Bekhti

Leila Bekhti is a French-Algerian actress known for her roles in films like 'A Prophet' and 'The Source'. She has won several awards for her performances and is recognized for her talent and versatility in the industry.

● Leila Hatami

Leila Hatami is an Iranian actress who gained international fame for her role in the film 'A Separation', which won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. She is known for her captivating performances and beauty.

Leila Name Popularity Insights

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Potential Negative Connotations of Leila

The name Leila does not have any inherent negative connotations or associations with negative characters. It is a beautiful and elegant name that is widely admired for its meaning and cultural significance.

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