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37k
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since 1880

Kyla

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Narrow
  • #1176 All Time
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482k Kyle (Scottish)
< 1k Kylia (American)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1940 5 5 0
1948 7 7 0
1949 8 8 0
1950 5 5 0
1951 11 11 0
1952 13 13 0
1953 17 17 0
1954 25 25 0
1955 22 22 0
1956 26 26 0
1957 37 37 0
1958 28 28 0
1959 37 37 0
1960 31 31 0
1961 35 35 0
1962 42 42 0
1963 53 53 0
1964 54 54 0
1965 66 66 0
1966 63 63 0
1967 72 72 0
1968 64 64 0
1969 63 63 0
1970 97 97 0
1971 105 105 0
1972 106 106 0
1973 97 97 0
1974 142 142 0
1975 106 106 0
1976 166 166 0
1977 174 174 0
1978 195 195 0
1979 336 336 0
1980 303 303 0
1981 360 360 0
1982 371 371 0
1983 351 351 0
1984 369 369 0
1985 336 336 0
1986 371 371 0
1987 483 478 5
1988 546 546 0
1989 579 579 0
1990 596 596 0
1991 645 645 0
1992 706 701 5
1993 638 638 0
1994 626 626 0
1995 625 625 0
1996 997 997 0
1997 1,124 1,116 8
1998 1,177 1,177 0
1999 1,245 1,245 0
2000 1,363 1,363 0
2001 1,293 1,293 0
2002 1,705 1,705 0
2003 2,028 2,023 5
2004 2,043 2,037 6
2005 1,768 1,768 0
2006 1,692 1,692 0
2007 1,528 1,528 0
2008 1,410 1,410 0
2009 1,244 1,244 0
2010 1,281 1,281 0
2011 1,109 1,109 0
2012 1,114 1,114 0
2013 1,018 1,018 0
2014 914 914 0
2015 914 914 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Kyla baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 37,180 babies born with the name Kyla in the United States. That's more than enough Kylas to occupy the territory of Saint Martin (France) with an estimated population of 36,824 (as of January 1, 2009). 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 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kyla" ranks #87 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 13 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 2007. Across the entire United States a total of 1,528 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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Where is the name Kyla popular?

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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.

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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Other Inspirations for the Name Kyla

Kyla Kenedy
Kyla La Grange
Kyla Wayans
Kyla Drew Simmons
Kyla Ross
Kyla Weber

Alternative Meanings

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

Y is for young, the years never show!

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

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 "Kyla". 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 Jul 20, 1955

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 Central India approximately on 1800. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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