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Popularity
36k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Kyla

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Narrow
  • #1173 All Time
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480k Kyle (Scottish)
< 1k Kylia (American)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1940550
1948770
1949880
1950550
195111110
195213130
195317170
195425250
195522220
195626260
195737370
195828280
195937370
196031310
196135350
196242420
196353530
196454540
196566660
196663630
196772720
196864640
196963630
197097970
19711051050
19721061060
197397970
19741421420
19751061060
19761661660
19771741740
19781951950
19793363360
19803033030
19813603600
19823713710
19833513510
19843693690
19853363360
19863713710
19874834785
19885465460
19895795790
19905965960
19916456450
19927067015
19936386380
19946266260
19956256250
19969979970
19971,1241,1168
19981,1771,1770
19991,2451,2450
20001,3631,3630
20011,2931,2930
20021,7051,7050
20032,0282,0235
20042,0432,0376
20051,7681,7680
20061,6921,6920
20071,5271,5270
20081,4091,4090
20091,2441,2440
20101,2801,2800
20111,1081,1080
20121,1141,1140
20131,0181,0180
20149099090

Want to know about the populiarty of Kyla? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 36,257 babies born with the name Kyla in the United States. That's more than enough Kylas to occupy the country of Monaco with an estimated population of 35,881 (as of July 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1940 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kyla" was in 2004 with a total of 2,037 babies. (That's a lot of baby Kylas)

According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kyla" ranks #82 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Wyoming. Imagine that, 6 babies in Wyoming have the same name as you in 1999. Across the entire United States a total of 1,245 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Kyla" mean? The list below shows the origins of Kyla as well as things modernly associated with the name Kyla such as celebrities named Kyla.

American

Origin and Meaning of Kyla

The name "Kyla" is of American origin, and it means "Narrow". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Kyla Pratt

Kyla Pratt is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1993 to present. Kyla was born in 1986 as Kyla Alissa Pratt in Los Angeles, California.

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Kyla Cole

Kyla Cole is an adult biography. Kyla was born in 1978 as Martina Jacova in Presov, Czechoslovakia (present Slovakia).

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Alternative Meanings

K is for keepsake, you treasure your memories.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

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

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Kyla born Feb 18, 1963

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Philippines approximately on 1450. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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