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Makayla

What does Makayla mean?

Makayla Pronunciation of Makayla [makay-la] as a girls' name is a Hebrew name, and the meaning of the name Makayla is "who is like God?". Makayla is an alternate spelling of Michaela (Hebrew): Latin feminine variant of Michael.

Variations

Makayla has 16 variants: Macaela, Mackayla, Makyla, Mckayla, Mechaela, Micaela, Michaella, Mikaela, Mikayla, Mikella, Mikhaila, Mikhayla, Mikyla, Mychaela, Mykala and Mykela.

6 more alternative forms via Michaela: Kayla, Mahalya, Michayla, Mihaela, Mihaila and Miskaela.

Creative forms:
(female) Makayda, Makayra, ..

(male) Makayle, Makayse, ..

Middle name pairings:
Makayla Anais (M.A.), ..

How popular is Makayla?

Makayla is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Makayla is also an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Makayla was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its peak rank of #37 in the U.S. in the year 2008, and is currently at #143. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Kayla (#115 from current records), Makyla, Mckayla (#1027), Micaela (#1133), Michaela (#496), Michaella, Michayla, Mikaela (#603), Mikayla (#349) and Mykala are the popular varying forms of Makayla (#143 from current records) listed in the Top 2000. These relations of Makayla reached the top of their popularity 2 decades ago (adoption of 2.05%) and have become much less conventional since (adoption 0.46%, 78%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Makayla, Kayla, Makyla, Mckayla, Micaela in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Michaela, Michaella, Michayla, Mikaela, Mikayla, Mykala in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Makayla, Kayla, Michaela, Mikaela, Mikayla outside U.S.

Similar Names

Makayla is pronounced similarly to Mckaylee. Other suggested similar names are Bayla, Camala, Camyla, Cayla, Damalla, Dayla, Gavryla (see Gavrila), Gayla, Jakayla, Jayla, Kaala, Kamyla, Latoyla, Layla, Maaja, Maarva, Macaria, Madella, Mafalda, Magali, Magaly, Magdala, Mahala, Mahalah, Mahali, Mahalia, Mahalla, Maiya, Makara, Makaria, Makena, Mala, Malana, Malaysia, Manuela, Manya, Maraya, Marcela, Marcila, Marella, Mariela, Marilla, Markaisa, Marla, Marlayna, Marnya, Marsala, Marsalla, Marya, Maryka, Maryl, Marylea, Marylu, Marysa, Masada, Matana, Matryna, Maya, Mayana, Mayda, Mayra, Maysa, Mohala, Myla, Natala, Pamala, Pamalla, Rafaela, Rayla, Samala, Shayla, Skyla, Tayla and Zakyla. These names tend to be more frequently used than Makayla.

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