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What does Keyla mean?

Keyla Pronunciation of Keyla [key-la] as a name for girls. The meaning of the name Keyla is "slim and fair". Keyla is an alternate form of Kayla (Irish, Gaelic): from Caoilainn.

Associated with: fair (beautiful).


Keyla has 21 variants: Caela, Caihla, Caila, Cala, Calla, Cayla, Caylie, Kaala, Kaela, Kaelah, Kahla, Kaila, Kailagh, Kailah, Kalae, Kalah, Kalla, Kaylah, Kaylha, Kaylie and Kaylla.

3 more alternative forms via Kayla: Kayle, Kaylin and Kaylyn.

Creative forms:
(female) Keylar, Kola, ..

(male) Keynoa, Keyth, ..

Middle name pairings:
Keyla Brenda (K.B.), ..

How popular is Keyla?

Keyla is an uncommon first name for females. Keyla is a rare last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Keyla entered the list in 1990 and reached its top rank of #683 in the U.S. in the year 2010, and is currently at #807. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Keyla name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Keyla outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular related forms of Keyla (#807 the previous year) listed in the Top 2000 are Calla (#1565 the previous year), Cayla (#1731), Caylie, Kaela, Kaila (#1558), Kailah, Kayla (#115), Kaylah (#1684), Kayle, Kaylie (#551), Kaylin (#619) and Kaylyn (#1270). Other variants, like Kalah, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Keyla was well-received 20 years ago (adoption of 1.5%) and is now significantly reduced (adoption 0.3%, 81.6% less). Kayla has been the most prevalent, although Keyla appears to be gaining favor too, while versions such as Cayla are now less popular.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Keyla, Calla, Cayla, Caylie, Kaela in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kaila, Kailah, Kayla, Kaylah, Kayle in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kaylie, Kaylin, Kaylyn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kayla outside U.S.

Similar Names

Keyla is alike in pronunciation to Kaeli, Kaili, Kalea, Kalli, Kaylea, Kaylee, Kealey, Keela, Keeley, Keelie, Keila, Keilah, Keilie, Kellee, Kelley, Kellie, Kellye, Keyely, Keylie, Keylley, Keyllie, Kilea, Kylah, Kylea and Quylla. Other recommended names are Bayla, Bella, Beyla, Byla, Ceila, Dayla, Geela, Geila, Hedyla (see Hedy), Hella, Jeyla, Kaeya, Kamyla, Karla, Kaya, Kaylan, Keelan, Keiba, Keira, Kelda, Kelila, Kena, Kenda, Kenia, Kenya, Kerra, Keryl, Kesia, Keyne, Kyle, Kyra, Lela, Leola, Leyla, Mella, Pella, Perla, Rayla, Sela, Seula, Sheyla, Shyla, Tayla, Tecla, Tekla, Tesla, Twyla, Tyla, Verla and Xyla. These names tend to be more frequently used than Keyla.

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