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First Name
37k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010

Kyla

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482k Kyle (Scottish)
894 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

Fun Facts about the name Kyla

  • How many people with the first name Kyla have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 37,180 babies born with the first name Kyla in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kyla to occupy the territory of Saint Martin (France) with an estimated population of 36,824 (as of January 1, 2009).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kyla? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1940 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Kyla first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kyla is Tuesday, October 9th, 1894.
  • What year had the most people named Kyla born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kyla was in 2004 with a total of 2,037 babies. That's a lot of babies named Kyla!
  • Random Kyla Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kyla ranks 97th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, 30 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Kyla: Your name in reverse order is Alyk. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Akly. How do you pronounce that?
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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.

  1. A female given name, a modern invention that can be explained as a feminine form of Kyle.

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

What does the name Kyla mean?

Kis for knowledge, an avid learner

Yis for young, the years never show!

Lis for lucky, who is more?

Ais for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

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