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The first name 
Dalylah

Dalylah is a first name for girls.

When two girls called Dalylah meet...

… it’s a special occasion. That’s because the name Dalylah is quite rare in the US. While it’s still a name in use, lately, only approximately 2 out of 100,000 girls have been named Dalylah. In the SmartGenius ranking, Dalylah is #4,086 on the list of most common girls names. If you polled the whole US population – children, adults and seniors – you’d find less than one in 10,000 to be named Dalylah.

You won't believe all there is 
to discover about the name
 
Dalylah

Dalylah has 7 letters 
and begins with a D

Well, you might say, you probably figured that out yourself! But what you might not know is: The letter D is quite common as an initial letter for girls' names. To be precise, 5.6% of all girls' names in the US begin with this letter. The most common first letters of girls' names, by the way, are A, S and M.

With seven letters, the name Dalylah has a typical length for first names in the US. In fact, 26% of all common first names consist of exactly seven letters. 52% of all first names are shorter, while 22% have eight letters or more. On average, first names in the US (not counting hyphenated names) are 6.5 letters long. There are no significant differences between boys' and girls' names.

Therefore: As 5.6% of all girls' names start with D, this initial letter occurs much more often than all 26 letters on average. And maybe interesting to know: of all the names that begin with a D, Dorothy is the most common.

Other names with 
D, a, l, y, l, a and h

If you take all the letters in the name Dalylah – D, a, l, y, l, a and h – and put them together again, you can form another name, such as Dahlyla.

With hands, flags and sounds 
How to say Dalylah

If your name is Dalylah and someone asks after your name, you can of course just tell them what it is. But sometimes that isn't so easy - what if it's too loud, and you don't understand them well? Or what if the other person is so far away that you can see them but not hear them? In these situations, you can communicate your name in so many other ways: you call spell it, sign it, or even use a flag to wave it...

This is how you spell the name Dalylah

So that everyone really understands you when you have to spell the name Dalylah, you can simply say:

Dinosaur

Apple

Lion

Yoyo

Lion

Apple

Hat

This is how the name Dalylah is spelled in the NATO phonetic alphabet

The NATO alphabet often helps people spell words on the phone or radio when there are communication problems.

How do you write Dalylah in Braille?

Braille is made up of dots, which the blind and visually impaired can feel to read words.

Dalylah

Dalylah

You want to tell a deaf person that your name is Dalylah

Just use American Sign Language!

The name Dalylah is particularly colorful in the Semaphore flag signaling system!

These flags are used for maritime communication - each flag represents a letter.

D
A
L
Y
L
A
H

Have you ever waved the name Dalylah

In the navy, sailors of two ships might wave flags to each other to send messages. A sailor holds two flags in specific positions to represent different letters.

D
A
L
Y
L
A
H

Beeping like crazy...

In Morse code, letters and other characters are represented only by a series of short and long tones. For example, a short tone followed by a long tone stands for the letter A. Dalylah sounds like this: