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What does Kyla mean?

Kyla Pronunciation of Kyla as a girls' name is of Irish and Hebrew derivation, and Kyla means "beautiful, graceful; crown of laurel". Kyla is a variant form of Cadhla (Irish). Kyla is also a variant of Kelila (Hebrew). Kyla is also used as a variant of Kylie. See also Skyler

ASSOCIATED WITH Ky-, -la, irish, beautiful, graceful, crown (queen), laurel (tree)


VARIANTS Kyli, Kyley, Kyleigh, Kylee, Kylea, Kylah, Kiley, Kilea, Keyely, Keela, Kaylee, Kayla

RELATIONS VIA CADHLA, KELILA, KYLIE Kayle, Kelula, Kyle, Kyleen, Kylen, Kylene, Kylin



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How popular is Kyla?

Kyla is a very prominent first name for women (#1361 out of 4276, Top 32%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Kyla entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its apex rank of #162 in the U.S. in 2004, and is at #356 currently. (2015 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

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

Which version is better?

Popular variation forms of Kyla (#356 IN 2015) ranked in the Top 2000 are Kaylee (#61), Kylie (#66), Kayla (#115), Kylee (#237), Skyler (#285), Kyleigh (#383), Kiley (#896), Kylah (#1119), Kyli, Kyle, Kayle and Kylene. Other variants, like Kyleen, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Kyla reached its highest in the year 2003 (USAGE OF 2.18%) and is somewhat less today (USAGE 1.09%, 49.9%). Kayla is a perennial favorite, though Kaylee is now the preferred form, while forms like Kayla have become less contemporary.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kyla, Kayla, Kayle, Kaylee, Kiley in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kylah, Kyle, Kylee, Kyleigh, Kylene in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kyli, Kylie, Skyler in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kyla, Kayla, Kaylee, Kylie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Kyla is alike in pronunciation to Cali, Caylia, Chela, Kaela, Kahla, Kahli, Kailah, Kala, Kalae, Kaleah, Kalee, Kaley, Kalie, Kalla, Kalli, Kaly, Kaylea, Kaylei, Kayli, Kaylla, Keala, Keilah, Kelli, Kelly and Keylie. Other recommended sound-alike names are Ala, Alla, Arla, Ayla, Byla, Cela, Dila, Ela, Ella, Erla, Eula, Gala, Gila, Ila, Isla, Jayla, Jola, Kaia, Kalan, Kara, Kaylan, Kelsa, Kiba, Klea, Kyall, Kyel, Kyra, Kyrah, Kyrha, Kyrra, Lala, Leyla, Lila, Lula, Lyla, Mala, Myla, Myrla, Nila, Nola, Nula, Nyla, Rayla, Sela, Tayla, Tyla, Xyla, Yola, Yula and Zila. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kyla.

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