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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #1358 most popular

What does the name "Shayla" mean?

Shayla (American): Combination of Shay and Layla

The name "Shayla" is of American origin and it means "Combination of Shay and Layla". It's a name commonly given to girls.

S is for serene, your calm time.

H is for handy, the helpful you.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

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

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Shayla? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 28,783 babies born with the name Shayla in the United States. That's more than enough Shaylas to occupy the territory of Aland Islands (Finland) with an estimated population of 28,355 (as of December 31, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1950 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Shayla" was in 1999 with a total of 1,187 babies. (That's a lot of baby Shaylas)

According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Shayla" is not a popular baby girl's name in Kentucky. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Kentucky have the same name as you in 1986. Across the entire United States a total of only 547 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Shayla popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Shayla 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 Shayla

Shayla Worley

Shayla Worley is a gymnast. Shayla was born in 1990 in Orlando, Florida.


Past life for Shayla born Sep 27, 1931

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 Wales approximately on 1300. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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

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