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Girl Names Ending with -ela

Ela ending baby names and what they mean, with 102 results. -ela names are used more often as feminine names. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity in the 1970s (USAGE OF 2.9%) and have become significantly less popular since (USAGE 0.4%, DOWN 85%), with names like Carmela becoming less trendy. Tudela (TOP 41%) and Opiela (30%) are common -ela last names.

-ela names

Abiela - Candela | Carmela - Fidela | Gabriela - Loela | Luciela - Odela | Orela - Teela | Uriela - Zoela

Abiela - Candela

Abiela
Root fr. Hebrew word. "God is my father." Abela is a moderately popular baby name. See also Aviela.

Alida and variants

Dela, Adela1
Var. of Alida. Derived fr. Latin element. "Small winged one." Common as surnames, and Adela, Dela (52%) are comparable to popular surnames Vela (UPPER 1%), Bela (40%), which also end with -ela.

Adela2
Var. of Adelaide. Derived fr. Old German language. "Noble kind." A familiar girls' name (#1211 IN CURRENT LIST), Adela is also found often as a first name for women. See also Ahdella.

Adela3
Origin fr. Old German. "Noble." A conventional girls' name (#1211 LAST YEAR), Adela also occurs regularly as a female first name. See also Adila.

Ariel and variants

Ariela, Aeriela
Forms of Ariel. Root fr. Hebrew element. "Lion of God." Unconventional, with usage of 0.006% for Aeriela and Ariela as girls' names in 2016, less than 0.006% the year before.

Akela
Based on Old German element. "Noble." Not widespread. Akela is not listed in the US Census. See also Ashla.

Akiela
Var. of Akilah. Origin fr. Arabic language. "Bright, intelligent." Not that common as a children's name. See also Akela.

Anela, var. Anakela
Derived fr. Hawaiian, Greek elements. "Messenger; angel, messenger of God." Anela and Anakela are unique as girls' names.

Angela and variants

Angela, var. Tangela, Annjela, Anngela, Anjewela, Anjela, Aniela
Source fr. Greek element. "Messenger; angel, messenger of God." Angela was a Top birth name in 2016.

Arbela, Arabela
Forms of Arabella. Derived fr. Latin word. "Prayerful." Arabela and Arbela were not among 2016's Top names.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -ela names: Adela, Angela, Ariela, Dela, Kaela, Tangela

Arcangela, var. Archangela
Stems fr. Greek word. "High-ranking angel." Unusual. Arcangela and Archangela are not found in the US Demographics.

Arela1
Form of Arella. Origin fr. Hebrew element. "Messenger from God, angel." Arela was not among 2016's Top names. See also Arlea.

Arela2
Form of Aurelia. Based on Latin. "Golden." Arela is not a Top 2000 name.

Aricela
Form of Araceli. Root fr. Latin language. "Altar of heaven; heavenly homemaker." Not in popularity charts. See also Aricella.

Asela
Based on Latin element. "Donkey foal." A rare baby name. See also Adela.

Aviela
Derived fr. Hebrew language. "My father is God." Scarce. Aviela is not listed in the US Census. See also Abiela.

Kayla and variants

Kaela, Caela1
Var. of Kayla. Stems fr. Irish, Gaelic element. "Slim and fair." Less used today. Kaela was the version last appearing (2008) in the Top 2000.

Caela2
Var. of Cayla. Based on Irish, Gaelic word. "Slim and fair." Capela (TOP 46%), Cala (17%) are familiar surnames. See also Camela.

Camela
Var. of Camilla. From Latin word. "Helper to the priest." Camela was not a Top birth name in 2016. See also Caela.

Candela
Form of Candelaria. Stems fr. Spanish element. "Candle." Candela is seldom adopted as a birth name. See also Chandel.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -ela names for girls.

1. Abiela - Candela
Abiela, Alida [Dela, ..], Adelaide [Adela], Adela, Ariel [Ariela, ..], Akela, Akilah [Akiela], Anela [Anakela], Angela [Tangela, ..], Arabella [Arbela, ..], Arcangela [Archangela], Arella [Arela], Aurelia [Arela], Araceli [Aricela], Asela, Aviela, Kayla [Kaela, ..], Cayla [Caela], Camilla [Camela], Candelaria [Candela]


Carmel [Karmela, ..], Carna [Karniela, ..], Cecilia [Sissela, ..], Celena [Cela], Celeste [Cela], Chantal [Chantela], Chavela, Consuelo [Consuela, ..], Cornelia [Nela, ..], Dangelis [Dangela], Danielle [Danijela, ..], De- [Deangela], Delicia [Dela], Eila [Ela], Ella [Ela], Emmanuelle [Emanuela], Estelle [Marianela, ..], Evangeline [Evangela], Fadila [Fadheela], Fidelity [Fidela]


Gabrielle [Gabriela], Geila [Geela], Giselle [Gizela, ..], Grace [Gratiela, ..], Harela [Harrela, ..], Huette [Huela], Isabel [Isabela], Jameelah [Jamela, ..], Jamila [Jameela], Jane [Janela], Jiselle [Jisela], Joelle [Joela], Kaila [Kaela], Cadhla [Keela], Laila [Laela], Leila [Lela, ..], Lela, Lemuela, Leonie [Leonela], Lola [Loela]


Lucille [Luciela], Manuela, Marcella [Marcela], Maricela [Marisela], Mariel [Mariela], Mary [Mariela], Marisela [Maryzela], Maristela, Marvell [Marvela], Melanie [Mela], Michelle [Miquela, ..], Michaela [Mykela, ..], Morela, Nabila [Nabeela], Natana [Nataniela], Nelia [Nela], Nathania [Nataniela, ..], Nira [Nirela], Noelle [Noela], Odele [Odela]


Orela, Pamela [Pammela], Petra [Petronela], Philomela, Priela, Rafaela, Raphaela [Rephaela, ..], Rachel [Raquela], Raquel [Raquela], Raziah [Raziela], Ricarda [Richela], Samuela, Selena [Sela], Shayla [Shaela], Sha- [Shakeela], Shakeela, Sheila [Shiela, ..], Stella [Stela], Tangela [Tanngela, ..], Teal [Teela]


Uriela, Zola [Zoela]

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