Meaning and name origin
Aquilla \a-quilla, aqu(il)-la\ as a boy's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Aquilla is "eagle". Aquilla is a variant of Aquila (Latin): despite the feminine -a ending, used in the 19th century as a revival of an ancient Roman name.
Aquilla is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Aquilla for boys. Aquilla has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).