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Sheela

What does Sheela mean?

Sheela Pronunciation of Sheela [sheela] as a girls' name. Sheela means "blind". Sheela is a version of Sheila (Irish, Gaelic): transcription of Sile.

Variations

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

Sheela has 3 more different relations via Sheila: Seila, Selia and Shilla.

Creative forms:
(female) Ciala, Sheeda, ..

(male) Sheeli, Sheelo, ..

Middle name pairings:
Sheela Emi (S.E.), ..

How popular is Sheela?

Sheela is an uncommon first name for women. Sheela is an equally unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular related forms of Sheela (not ranked) are Shayla (#800 last year), Shyla (#1451), Sheila (#1700), Shiela, Sheyla, Shela, Sheilah and Shelia. Other variants, like Shelagh, are seldom used. These relations of Sheela were popular as baby names 7 decades ago (adoption of 0.38%) and are now much less widespread (adoption 0.03%, down 93%), with forms like Sheila becoming somewhat outmoded. Shown below is a study of the history of the girl name Sheela and corresponding names. (Top 2000 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 Sheela and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Sheela is pronounced similarly to Chella, Chelli, Shaela, Shaelee, Shaila, Shaili, Shalia, Shellee, Shelley, Shelli, Shellie, Shelly, Shilo, Shula, Shylah and Shylo. Other recommended names are Chela, Geela, Keela, Leela, Rheeta, Seelia, Seelie, Seely, Seema, Sela, Seula, Shaena, Shakeela, Sharla, Shea, Sheba, Sheeba, Sheena, Sheenah, Sheera, Sheina, Shell, Shelle, Shena, Shenell, Shera, Sheraa, Sherell, Sheresa, Sheria, Sherli, Sheva, Shieba, Skyla, Stela, Stella, Suelo, Sula, Teela, Thecla and Thekla. These names tend to be more frequently used than Sheela.

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