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What does Twilla mean?

Twilla Pronunciation of Twilla [twilla] as a name for girls is of English derivation. Twilla is a variant form of Twyla (English).


3 alternative forms via Twyla: Tuwyla, Twila and Twylla.

Creative forms:
(female) Twilia, Twilta, ..

(male) Twille, ..

Middle name pairings:
Twilla Abbygail (T.A.), ..

How popular is Twilla?

Twilla is an uncommon given name for women but a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#117538 out of 150436, Top 78%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Twilla was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its peak position of #1890 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Twilla name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Twilla outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Twilla are Twyla and Twila. Adoption of these relations of Twilla was at its apex during the years 1930-1939 (average #1120), but now, the form Twila has become somewhat dated.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Twilla, Twila, Twyla in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Twilla and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Twilla is pronounced similarly to Tahlia, Talea, Talia, Tallia, Tally, Tallya, Talya, Tayla, Teela, Tilley, Tilli, Tillie, Tilly, Tola, Toolia, Toolya, Toulia, Toulya, Tula, Tulia, Tulla, Tullia, Tully, Tulya and Tyla. Other suggested similar names are Awilda, Billa, Cilla, Csilla, Dilla, Emilla, Lilla, Milla, Neilla, Orilla, Quilla, Rilla, Shilla, Teall, Tealle, Tehila, Tehilla, Teil, Teill, Teille, Thalia, Thalya, Thilda, Tilda, Tsila, Tzila, Willa and Zilla. These names tend to be more frequently used than Twilla.

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