What does Cayla mean?
Cayla \ca(y)-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▼.
For more on this name, see also the related girl name Kaila.
Cayla▼ has 42 more related variations 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.
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)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Cayla for girls. Cayla was first listed in 1990 and reached its apex rank of #509 in the U.S. in 1991, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular related forms of Cayla ranked in the Top 1000 are Bailey (#104 last year), Baylee (#361), Baylie, Caleigh, Calla, Callie (#186), Caylee (#676), Kaela, Kaila, Kailey (#476), Kaleigh (#902), Kayla (#102), Kaylah, Kaylee (#52), Kayleigh (#278), Kayley, Kayli, Kaylie (#517), Kaylin (#547), Kaylyn, Keyla (#867), Kyla (#359), Kyle, Makayla (#123), Mckayla (#876), Michaela (#478) and Mikayla (#320). These girl names were at the top of their popularity in the year 1999 (usage of 0.5141%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.3491%, down 32.1%), with forms such as Caleigh, Caylee, Kaleigh, Kaylyn and Mckayla becoming somewhat outmoded. The most trendy names for newborns in this list are Bailey (#104), Baylee (#361), Callie (#186), Kaylee (#52) and Kayleigh (#278), and there is also a rebound in baby name popularity for Callie. Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Cayla and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Cayla▼ is alike in pronunciation to Cali, Calli, Callia, Cally, Chela and Kala▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Cal, Camyla, Carla▼, Ceila, Cela, Cilla, Dayla, Gayla▼, Jayla, Layla, Rayla and Tayla. These names tend to be less frequently used than Cayla.