lila

[ lee-lah ]
/ ˈli lɑ /
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noun Hinduism.

creation, seen as the playful activity of a god.

Nearby words

  1. likin,
  2. liking,
  3. likker,
  4. likud,
  5. likuta,
  6. lilac,
  7. lilaceous,
  8. lilangeni,
  9. lilburn,
  10. lilburne

Origin of lila

First recorded in 1820–30, lila is from the Sanskrit word līlā play, sport, diversion

Lila

[ lahy-luh ]
/ ˈlaɪ lə /

noun

a female given name, form of Leila.
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