Layla originates in Arabic language and means "woman of the night". It has always been a very popular given name in the Arabic world but lately it has become fairly popular in the United States too. It was popularized by the song Layla, written by Eric Clapton and Jim Gordon.
Laila, Laylah, Leila, Leilah, Leyla, Lila
Layla Abu Zayd - writer
Layla Angulo - jazz artist
Layla Baalbaki - writer
Layla Osayran - writer