Dalila is a variant form of Delilah which comes from Hebrew meaning “weak, delicate, languishing” from Hebrew dalal (to hang down, to be low). Dalila is also an Arabic female name, the feminine form of Dalil meaning “guide, leader”. It’s pronounced da-lee-lah or da-lil-ah as well as de-lie-lah.
Origin: Hebrew, Arabic
- Delilah (Hebrew, English)
- Delila (German, Dutch, English)
- Dalilah (English)