What does Shiela mean?
(female) Chila, Shiesa, ..
(male) Shieva, .. Middle name pairings:
Shiela Eliza (S.E.), ..
How popular is Shiela?
Shiela is a very popular first name for women (#1150 out of 4276, Top 27%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shiela entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its top position of #898 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not listed currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Shayla (#800 last year), Shyla (#1451), Sheila (#1700), Sheyla, Shela, Sheilah and Shelia are the popular alternative forms of Shiela. These relations of Shiela were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.4%) and have become significantly less common since, with forms such as Sheyla going out of style.
Shiela is pronounced similarly to Chella, Shaela, Shaelee, Shaila, Shaili, Shalia, Shelli▼, Shelly▼, Shilo, Shiloh▲, Shula, Shylah and Shylo. Other suggested similar names are Abiela, Akiela, Aniela, Ariela, Aviela, Chela, Phila, Priela, Seelia, Seely, Sela, Seula, Shaena, Sharla, Shea, Sheba, Sheeba, Sheena▼, Sheera, Shell, Shelle, Shena, Shera, Sheva, Shieba, Shifra, Shinella, Shiona, Shira, Shirell, Shirely, Shirl, Shirlea, Shirly, Siena▲, Siera, Sile, Silia, Sillia, Silya, Simla, Skyla▲, Stela, Suelo, Sula and Uriela. These names tend to be less commonly used than Shiela.See names in meaning and etymology.