Gender / Sex: girl
Meaning: languishing, lovelorn, seductive
Related Names: Lyla
Sounds Like: Tallulah, Talula
Variant forms: Dalila, Delila, Lila, Lilah
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1095
Delilah \d(e)-li-lah\ as a girl's name is pronounced dee-LYE-lah. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Delilah is "languishing, lovelorn, seductive". Biblical: the woman who beguiled Samson into revealing the secret of his superhuman strength.
Delilah has 4 variant forms: Dalila, Delila, Lila and Lilah.
For more information, see also the related name Lyla.
Baby names that sound like Delilah are Tallulah and Talula.
View a list of the 3 names that reference Delilah.
Delilah is a very popular first name for women (#1095 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)