Meaning and name origin
Neila \ne(i)-la\ as a girl's name is pronounced NEE-lah. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Neila is "closing, locking". The final service on Yom Kippur is called Neila. Also a feminine form of Neil.
For more information, see also the related girl name Neala.
Neila 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 Neila for girls. Neila has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Neila is also pronounced similarly to Naila, Nailah, Nealla, Neelia, Neelya, Nela, Nelia, Nella▼, Nelli, Nelly, Neola, Nila▼, Noela, Noella, Nola▼, Noola, Nowla, Nuala, Nula and Nyla▲. Other suggested similar baby names are Ceila, Geila, Keila, Leila▲, Neale, Neel, Neile, Neille, Neima, Neina, Neiva, Nel, Nell▼, Nelle▼ and Seila. These names tend to be more commonly used than Neila.