What does Skyla mean?
Skyla /sky-la/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of English and Dutch derivation, and Skyla means "fugitive". Skyla is an alternate spelling of Skye (English) with the suffix -la. Skyla is also a form of Skyler (Dutch).
How popular is Skyla?
Skyla is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Skyla is an uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Skyla for girls. Skyla was first listed in 1998 and reached its peak position of #505 in the U.S. in the year 2012, and is presently at #533. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Skyla and associated names. Popular related forms of Skyla (#533 a year ago) rated in the Top 1000 are Sky (#740 a year ago), Skye (#368), Skylar (#48) and Skyler (#302). Usage of these girl names was at its most widespread in 2014 (usage of 0.6018%). The trendier baby names here are Sky (#740), Skye (#368), Skyla (#533), Skylar (#48) and Skyler (#302), and there is a resurgence in baby name popularity for Sky. (2014 Birth Statistics)