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Bayla

What does Bayla mean?

Bayla Pronunciation of Bayla [bay-la] as a girls' name is of Old English derivation, and the name Bayla means "berry clearing; bailiff; city fortification". Bayla is an alternate form of Bailey (Old English): occupational name.

Associated with: old english, berry (tree).

Variations

Bayla has 15 variants: Bailee, Bailei, Baileigh, Bailie, Bailley, Baillie, Bailly, Baily, Baleigh, Bali, Baylee, Bayleigh, Bayley, Baylie and Bayly.

Creative forms:
(female) Bayba, Bayma, ..

(male) Bayladi, Bayno, ..

Middle name pairings:
Bayla Annelise (B.A.), ..

How popular is Bayla?

Bayla is a rare first name for women. Bayla is an equally rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Bailee (#552 the previous year), Baileigh, Bailey (#108), Bailie, Baily, Baleigh, Baylee (#406), Bayleigh (#1066), Bayley and Baylie are the prominent related forms of Bayla (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Bailley, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Bayla was at its most widespread 2 decades ago (usage of 0.4%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.3%, 38.2%). Bailee and Baylee are two of the more chic baby names in this list. Shown below is a study of the ranking of the girl name Bayla and affiliated names. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bailee, Baileigh, Bailey, Bailie, Baily in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Baleigh, Baylee, Bayleigh, Bayley, Baylie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Bailey outside U.S.

Similar Names

Bayla is alike in pronunciation to Baila, Beaulah, Belia, Bella, Beula, Beulah, Bewlah, Beyla, Billa, Billi, Billy, Bulah, Byla and Byulah. Other recommended names are Baba, Baja, Bama, Bara, Barra, Basha, Basia, Basja, Basma, Batya, Bay, Brya, Bryly (see Briley), Bryna, Byna, Caela, Cala, Calla, Camyla, Cayla, Darla, Dayla, Gayla, Gaylla, Hala, Jayla, Jeyla, Kaala, Kahla, Kaila, Kala, Kamyla, Karla, Katla, Kayla, Kaylla, Keyla, Kyla, Laela, Laila, Lala, Lalla, Layla, Lyla, Marla, Myla, Naila, Nyla, Pavla, Raula, Rayla, Shayla, Shyla, Skyla, Tayla, Twyla, Tyla, Vala, Valla, Xyla and Zakyla. These names tend to be more commonly used than Bayla.

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