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910
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Mayla

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  • A submission from United Kingdom says the name Mayla means "Gift of god" and is of English origin.
  • According to a user from Philippines, the name Mayla is of Arabic origin and means "Flower in heaven".
  • According to a user from Canada, the name Mayla is of Arabic origin and means "Flower in heaven".

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Alt. Meaning

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

A is for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

Notable Persons Named Mayla

Mayla was born on May 21st, 1980.

Popularity:

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1956 7 7 0
1958 5 5 0
1959 5 5 0
1963 6 6 0
1968 6 6 0
1977 5 5 0
1980 7 7 0
1982 5 5 0
1984 5 5 0
1985 5 5 0
1991 5 5 0
1992 7 7 0
1993 7 7 0
1994 7 7 0
1995 6 6 0
1996 5 5 0
1997 11 11 0
1998 11 11 0
1999 18 18 0
2000 18 18 0
2001 19 19 0
2002 15 15 0
2003 18 18 0
2004 22 22 0
2005 22 22 0
2006 32 32 0
2007 44 44 0
2008 46 46 0
2009 28 28 0
2010 53 53 0
2011 34 34 0
2012 55 55 0
2013 53 53 0
2014 68 68 0
2015 80 80 0
2016 89 89 0
2017 81 81 0

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Popularity of Mayla as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Mayla

  • How Popular is the name Mayla? Mayla is the 11,208th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Mayla have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 910 babies born with the first name Mayla in the United States. That's more than enough people named Mayla to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Mayla? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1956 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Mayla first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Mayla is Thursday, June 29th, 1893.
  • What year had the most people named Mayla born? The highest recorded use of the first name Mayla was in 2016 with a total of 89 babies.
  • Random Mayla Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Mayla is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Mayla: Your name in reverse order is Alyam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Myala. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Mayla born May 9, 1955

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 Eastern Australia approximately on 1375. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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  • 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).
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