What does Sheyla mean?
Sheyla /shey-la/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Sheyla's name origins are Irish and Gaelic, and Sheyla means "blind". Sheyla is an alternate form of Sheila (Irish, Gaelic): transcription of Sile. Compare surname Shula.
How popular is Sheyla?
Sheyla is an unusual given name for females. Sheyla is an equally unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Sheyla for girls. Sheyla entered the list in 2001 and reached its peak position of #863 in the U.S. in the year 2006, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Sheyla and associated names. Shayla (#746 last year), Shyla, Shiela, Shelia and Sheila are the prominent varying forms of Sheyla. Usage of these girl names reached its apex during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.309%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.0423%, down 86.3%), with the forms Shayla, Shyla, Sheila and Shelia becoming less stylish. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Sheyla is pronounced similarly to Chella, Shaela, Shaila, Shelli▼, Shelly▼, Shula, Shylah and Shylo. Other suggested similar baby names are Sela, Seula, Shell, Shelle and Skyla▲. These names tend to be more commonly used than Sheyla.