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Nila /ni-la/ as a girls' name. Geography name based on the river Nile in Egypt.


Nila has 2 variants: Naila and Nyla.

Related girl names: Cornelia and Nelia.

Kreatif forms: Nala, Nilla. [more]

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Nila is a very prominent first name for women (#1596 out of 4276, Top 37%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#37640 out of 150436, Top 25%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Displayed below is the birth name history of Nila for girls. Nila entered the list in 1920-1929 and reached its top position of #757 in the U.S. during the years 1930-1939, but is not listed currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Nila name in U.S.

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

Prominent varying forms of Nila appearing in the Top 1000 are Nyla (#301 a year ago), Nelia and Cornelia. Usage of these relations of Nila was widespread in the 1880s (adoption of 0.26%) and is almost as conventional today (adoption 0.17%, 33% less), but with versions like Nila becoming somewhat dated. Nyla has been the most popular choice.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Nila, Cornelia, Nelia, Nyla in U.S.

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

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Nila is alike in pronunciation to Nailah, Nalea, Neala, Nealla, Neelia, Neely, Neelya, Neila, Neilla, Nela, Nella, Nelli, Nelly, Neola, Noela, Noella, Nola, Noola, Nowla, Nuala, Nualla, Nula and Nylah. Other suggested similar baby names are Aila, Ala, Ayla, Baila, Byla, Cala, Dila, Eila, Ella, Emila, Fila, Gala, Geila, Gila, Giula, Jola, Lala, Lila, Lola, Lyla, Mila, Nana, Neile, Nel, Nell, Nera, Neva, Nia, Nicola, Nika, Nike, Niki, Nilda, Nilsa, Nina, Nira, Nita, Nitsa, Nix, Noa, Nona, Nora, Nysa, Orla, Tola, Twila, Ulla, Willa, Xyla, Yula, Zila and Zilla. These names tend to be less frequently used than Nila.