song written by Eric Clapton and Jim Gordon

Layla (Arabic: ليلة) is a feminine given name primarily found in the Middle East, particularly in Arabic speaking countries and other Muslim countries around the world. The word comes from the Arabic word "layla" meaning "night". In the Latin alphabet, the name is commonly spelled in multiple ways, including Leila, Layla, Laylah, Laila, Leyla and Leylah.