The adorable baby girl name Lila is derived from the name Leila which in turn is a derivative of the Semitic word for night. Arabic Leila means night, dark beauty while the Persian Leila means dark-haired. The spelling Lila is more popular though and the name spread to English speaking countries with George Byron’s poem “The Giaour” in 1813.
Lila is the Spanish word for the color lilac though, in the German language, it means purple. Aren’t lilac and purple the same? Not really! According to Pediaa.com, Lilac is a pale violet shade with a slightly pinkish hue while Purple is a color intermediate between red and blue. The Indian version of Lila has the meaning “beauty”. Probably a shorter version of the Sanskrit name Lilavati which means “amusing, charming, graceful”.
Grace is an English baby girl name with the meaning: elegance, poise, light-footed. The name is derived from the Latin word ‘gratia’, meaning God’s favor. The name Grace is usually given in reference to the Christian concept of divine grace. The Irish variant of the name Grace is Gráinne while the Albanian use Greis or Graciela.
Girls named Grace are God’s gift to the earth as they are beautiful and, smart, yet kind and caring. She is blessed with a great sense of humor that she can laugh at her own blunders. She is a great friend to have as she has a magnificent personality.
Evelyn is an English baby name that means ‘beautiful bird’. It can be used as a first name or a surname. The Irish meaning of the name Evelyn is “beauty” and “radiance” In Old Irish, Evelyn means hazelnut. You may be surprised to find that the name is also used for boys, though definitely much more popular for girls.
Evelyn is derived from Aveline which in turn is a feminine Norman French diminutive of the name Ava. Evelyn is also an Anglicised version of the Irish Aibhilín and Éibhleann. In German, the name Evelyn means ‘little bird’. A variant of this name includes Evelyne, Eveline, Evaline. Girls named Evelyn are sweet and caring. They are hard workers who do not give up easily.