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Ranked #211


Gender: Girl. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 10 (Ranked #115).

What does the name "Kayla" mean?

Kayla (American): Beloved or Who is Like God?

The name "Kayla" is of American origin and it means "Beloved or Who is Like God?". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 7 other names that are similar to this one.

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

Y is for young, the years never show!

L is for little, the little things you do.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

Your name in reverse order is "Alyak". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Layka". How do you pronounce that?

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How popular is the name "Kayla" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Kayla? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 329,680 babies born with the name Kayla in the United States. That's more than enough Kaylas to occupy the country of Iceland with an estimated population of 320,060 (as of April 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1933 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kayla" was in 1991 with a total of 18,542 babies. (That's a lot of baby Kaylas)

According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kayla" ranks #46 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, 205 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 2011. Across the entire United States a total of 4,320 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Kayla popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Kayla in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Kayla

Kayla Ewell

Kayla Ewell is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1999 to present. Kayla was born in 1985 as Kayla Noelle Ewell in Long Beach, California, U.S.


Past life for Kayla born Dec 21, 1952

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Australia approximately on 1850. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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