Meaning and name origin
Jayla \ja(y)-la\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Jayla is "blue crested bird". Jayla is a variant of Jay (Latin): also a medieval name possibly from Gaius (Latin) "happy"; also pet form of names beginning with J- (see also Dee and Kay).
Jayla is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Jayla for girls (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jayla and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jayla (#209) and Jaylah (#358). (2014 statistics).
Jayla is also pronounced similarly to Jalea, Jaylee, Joela and Jola. Other suggested similar baby names are Bayla, Cayla, Dayla, Gayla, Jael, Jaya, Jayda, Jayel, Jayil, Jaylan, Jayna, Jyl, Jyll, Kayla, Layla, Rayla and Tayla. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jayla.