What does Jayla mean?
Jayla /jay-la/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and Jayla means "blue crested bird". Jayla is a version of Jay (Latin). Compare surname Jallah.
How popular is Jayla?
Jayla is a rare first name for females. Jayla is also a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Jayla for girls. Jayla was first listed in 1995 and reached its apex rank of #99 in the U.S. in 2006, and is at #209 currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Jayla and related names. Popular related forms of Jayla (#209 a year ago) are Jaycie, Jaylah (#358 a year ago) and Jaylene (#795). Usage of these girl names was at its peak in the year 2013 (usage of 0.4675%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.4095%, down 12.4%). Jayla (#209) and Jaylah (#358) are two of the more contemporarily stylish birth names in this compilation. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Jayla▲ is pronounced similarly to Jalea, Jaylee▲, Joela and Jola. Other suggested similar baby names are Bayla, Cayla▼, Dayla, Gayla▼, Jael, Jayda▲, Jayel, Jayil, Jayna, Jyl, Jyll, Kayla▲, Layla▲, Rayla and Tayla. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jayla.