What does Cayla mean?
Cayla [cay-la] as a girls' name is pronounced KAY-lah. It is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Cayla is "slim and fair". From Caoilainn. Also possibly from the Yiddish name Kelila meaning "crown of laurel", or used as a short form of Michaela. Variant of Kayla. Cayley and other variants follow the rhyming patterns of Bailey and Kaylee.
Cayla▼ has 22 variants: Caela, Caila, Caileigh, Cailey, Cailie, Caleigh, Caley, Callie▲, Caylee▼, Cayleen, Cayleigh, Cayley, Caylia, Caylie, Kaileigh, Kailey, Kailie, Kaleigh▼, Kayla▼, Kaylee, Kayleigh▲ and Kayley▼.
Related girl name: Kaila.
Cayla has 42 more relations via Bailey, Caoilainn, Cayley, Kayla, Kaylee, Kelila, Michaela: Baily, Bali, Bayla, Baylee▲, Bayley, Baylie, Bayly, Caelan, Caelyn, Caihla, Cala, Calla, Ceili, Kaala, Kaela▼, Kaelah, Kaeli, Kahla, Kaila▼, Kailah, Kaili, Kalae, Kalah, Kalla, Kaylah, Kayle, Kaylea, Kaylei, Kaylha, Kayli, Kaylie, Kaylin, Kaylla, Kaylyn, Keyla▲, Kyla, Kyle, Makayla▼, Makyla, Mckayla▼, Mikayla▼ and Mikyla.Creative forms:
(female) Casla, Cayda, ..
(male) Cayall, Cayly, .. Middle name pairings:
Cayla Ava (C.A.), ..
How popular is Cayla?
Cayla is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#4172 out of 4276, Top 98%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Cayla was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its apex rank of #509 in the U.S. in 1991, and is at #1731 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Popular related forms of Cayla (#1731 last year) ranked in the Top 2000 are Bailey (#108 last year), Baily, Baylee (#406), Bayley, Baylie, Caelyn, Cailey, Caleigh (#1261), Caley, Calla (#1565), Callie (#196), Caylee (#840), Cayleigh, Cayley, Caylie, Kaela, Kaeli, Kaila (#1558), Kailah, Kaileigh, Kailey (#532), Kaili, Kaleigh (#1051), Kayla (#115), Kaylah (#1684), Kayle, Kaylea, Kaylee (#61), Kaylei, Kayleigh (#326), Kayley (#1627), Kayli (#1790), Kaylie (#551), Kaylin (#619), Kaylyn (#1270), Keyla (#807), Kyla (#356), Kyle, Makayla (#143), Makyla, Mckayla (#1027), Michaela (#496) and Mikayla (#349). These forms of Cayla were popular 2 decades ago (adoption of 2.98%) and have become much less common since (adoption 1.36%, ▼54%), with forms such as Kayley becoming less stylish. Baylee, Callie, Kayleigh and Keyla are four of the more fashionable birth names in this list.
Cayla▼ is alike in pronunciation to Cahlie, Calee, Cali▲, Calie, Callee, Calley, Calli, Callia, Chela, Chelo, Kahli, Kala▼, Kalea, Kali▲, Kalia, Kalli, Kally, Kaly, Keala, Keela, Keila, Kylah, Kylea, Kyli and Quylla. Other suggested similar names are Ayla▲, Baila, Cacia, Cal, Camela, Camyla, Camyll (see Camilla), Camylla, Canna, Carla▼, Carlah, Carli, Carlla, Carly▼, Caryle, Casha, Casia, Catha, Cay, Cayci (see Casey), Caye, Caylen, Caylin, Cayse, Caysi, Ceila, Cela, Chayka, Cilla, Cyma, Darla▼, Dayla, Earla, Gayla▼, Gaylla, Jayla, Jeyla, Katla, Laela, Lala, Layla▲, Mala, Myla▲, Naila, Paula▼, Rayla, Shayla▼, Tayla, Tyla and Vala. These names tend to be less frequently used than Cayla.See names in meaning and etymology.