What does Thekla mean?
VARIANT TheclaCREATIVE FORMS
(female) Thela, Thokla, ..
(male) Thema, Theple, .. MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Thekla Adrienne (T.A.), ..
How popular is Thekla?
Thekla is a rare first name for females. Thekla is an equivalently unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)
Thekla was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its top rank of #1032 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Thekla are Tekla and Thecla. Adoption of these forms of Thekla was well-received among parents in the 1890s (MEDIAN #1485).
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Anela, Arella, Asela, Axella, Bella, Beula, Beyla, Chela, Chella, Creola, Diella, Keala, Keela, Laela, Leila▲, Lela▼, Leyla▲, Mela, Merla, Neala, Neila, Neola, Shakila, Sheela, Sheila▼, Shela, Shella, Sheyla▼, Shila, Stela, Stella▲, Tameka▼, Tayla, Teal, Teara, Teela, Teina, Tena▼, Terella, Tesa, Teskia, Tesla, Tessla, Teyna, Thalia, Thea▲, Theda▼, Theia, Theida, Thellma (see Thelma), Thelma▼, Themis, Theo, Theofila, Therena, Therma, Thersa, Theta, Thilda, Thirza, Tierza, Trea, Treasa, Treena, Treina, Tresa, Tressa, Trevia, Treza, Tsila, Tula, Twilla, Twylla, Tzelya and Tzila. These names tend to be more commonly used than Thekla.See names in meaning and etymology.