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Shaylagh

What does Shaylagh mean?

Shaylagh Pronunciation of Shaylagh [shay-lagh] as a name for girls means "blind". Shaylagh is a version of Sheila (Irish, Gaelic): transcription of Sile.

Variations

Shaylagh has 20 variants: Shayla, Shaylah, Shaylla, Sheela, Sheelagh, Sheelah, Sheilagh, Sheilah, Sheilia, Sheilya, Shela, Shelagh, Shelia, Shella, Sheyla, Shiela, Shila, Shilah, Shilea and Shyla.

Creative forms:
(female)

(male)

Middle name pairings:
Shaylagh Brynlee (S.B.), ..

How popular is Shaylagh?

Shaylagh is a rare given name for women. Shaylagh is also a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Shayla (#800 via latest list), Shyla (#1451), Sheila (#1700), Shiela, Sheyla, Shela, Sheilah and Shelia are the popular variation forms of Shaylagh (not ranked). Other variants, like Shaylah, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Shaylagh reached its highest in the 1950s (average #1274) and is now significantly lower, with forms such as Sheyla becoming somewhat dated. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Shayla, Sheila, Sheilah, Shela, Shelia in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Sheyla, Shiela, Shyla in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Shaylagh and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Shaylagh is pronounced similarly to Shaela, Shaila, Shailagh, Shalaya, Shaylee, Shylah and Shyloh. Other recommended names are Jaylah, Kailagh, Kaylah, Laylah, Shainah, Shalana, Shalane, Shalisa, Shalise, Shaliza, Shalvah, Shanah, Shannah, Sharla, Sharlan, Sharlana (see Sharlene), Sharlane, Shastah, Shaunah, Shawnah, Shaya, Shayan, Shayana, Shayda, Shayleen, Shaylene, Shaylyn, Shaylynn, Shayna, Shaynah, Sheenagh, Shionagh, Shonagh and Shunagh. These names tend to be more frequently used than Shaylagh.

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