Meaning and Name Origin
Caela has 37 variants: Caihla, Caila, Caileigh, Cailey, Cailie, Cala, Caleigh▼, Caley, Calla, Callie▲, Caylee▼, Cayleigh, Cayley, Caylia, Caylie, Kaala, Kaela▼, Kaelah, Kahla, Kaila▼, Kailagh, Kailah, Kaileigh, Kailey▲, Kailie, Kalae, Kalah, Kaleigh▼, Kalla, Kaylah▼, Kaylee▲, Kayleigh▲, Kayley▼, Kaylha, Kaylie▲, Kaylla and Keyla.
Caela is an uncommonly occurring given name for females. Caela is also an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Caela and related names. Kaylee (#52 last year), Kayla (#102), Callie (#186), Kayleigh (#278), Kailey (#476), Kaylie (#517), Kaylin (#547), Caylee (#676), Keyla (#867), Kaleigh (#902), Cayla, Kaylyn, Calla, Kaela, Kayley, Caleigh, Kaila and Kaylah are the popular varying forms of Caela (#unlisted). Adoption of these girl names reached its highest in 1999 and is now significantly lower, with versions such as Caylee, Kaylyn, Kaleigh, Caleigh and Kayley falling out of fashion. The trendier names for newborns in this compilation are Callie (#186), Kaylee (#52), Kayleigh (#278), Kayla (#102) and Kailey (#476), with Callie going through a resurgence in usage. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Caela is alike in pronunciation to Cali▲, Calli, Callia, Cally, Chela, Chelo, Kaeli, Kala▼ and Keela. Other recommended similar baby names are Caelan, Caera, Cal, Camela, Carla▼, Ceila, Cela, Cele, Celia▼, Chel, Chele, Chell, Chella, Cilla, Claea, Clea, Coel and Laela. These names tend to be more commonly used than Caela.