• 1k Aila


First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Aila

"Aila" is a name of American origin, and it means "Alternative spelling for Ayla or Isla". It's a name commonly given to girls.


From Sami; an Inari Sami variant of Aili. Possibly related to Laila.

  1. A female given name.

Notable Persons With the Name Aila

Aila Keto is a famous individual. Aila was born on March 14th, 1943.


Aila Fuster is an athlete for the Levante UD (women).


Notable Persons With the Last Name Aila

Eddie Aila is a leading human. Eddie was born in Papua New Guinea.


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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1920 6 6 0
1984 7 7 0
1987 9 9 0
1988 7 7 0
1989 8 8 0
1991 6 6 0
1992 6 6 0
1994 8 8 0
1995 6 6 0
1997 9 9 0
1998 14 14 0
1999 12 12 0
2000 20 20 0
2001 24 24 0
2002 21 21 0
2003 28 28 0
2004 42 42 0
2005 40 40 0
2006 68 68 0
2007 78 78 0
2008 110 110 0
2009 88 88 0
2010 109 109 0
2011 126 126 0
2012 157 157 0
2013 105 105 0
2014 130 130 0
2015 140 140 0

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Popularity of Aila as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Aila U.S.
  White 7.96% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 29.20% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 19.47% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 42.48% 16.26%

Of Last Name Aila

People with the last name Aila are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, Two or More Ethnicities, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Aila

  • How Popular is the name Aila? Aila is the 8,314th most popular name of all time. As a last name Aila was the 146,201st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Aila have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,384 babies born with the first name Aila in the United States. That's more than enough people named Aila to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Aila? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1920 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Aila first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Aila is Wednesday, June 11th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Aila born? The highest recorded use of the first name Aila was in 2012 with a total of 157 babies.
  • Random Aila Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Aila is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Aila: Your name in reverse order is Alia. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iaal. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Aila? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 113 people with the last name Aila.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Aila? Aila is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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What does the name Aila mean?

Ais for action, something to take now

Iis for intellect, your high capacity for knowledge

Lis for life, that you live so well.

Ais for accord, the harmony you spread.

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.