Meaning and name origin
Mckayla \m-ckay-la\ as a girl's name is pronounced ma-KAY-lah. It is of American origin, and the meaning of Mckayla is "fiery". Blend of the Irish and Scottish surname Mckay with Kayla, resulting in a variant of Michaela.
Mckayla is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Mckayla for girls. Mckayla reached its highest rank of #370 in the U.S. in 1998 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Mckayla and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Kayla (#102), Michaela (#478) and Mckayla (#876). (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Mckayla▼ is also pronounced similarly to Mackayla, Makayla▲, Makyla, Mikaela▼, Mikayla▲, Mikhayla, Mikyla and Mykala. Another suggested similar baby name is Michayla. These names tend to be more commonly used than Mckayla.