Nakayla

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Nakayla

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  • A submission from Illinois, United States says the name Nakayla means "Love kind pretty" and is of English origin.
  • According to a user from Louisiana, United States, the name Nakayla is of English origin and means "Some one who has high dreams and very high hopes".
  • A user from North Carolina, United States says the name Nakayla is of Unknown origin and means "Gods gift".
Other origins: Irish

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1988 7 7 0
1989 10 10 0
1990 9 9 0
1991 14 14 0
1992 20 20 0
1993 9 9 0
1994 21 21 0
1995 23 23 0
1996 41 41 0
1997 60 60 0
1998 71 71 0
1999 94 94 0
2000 94 94 0
2001 73 73 0
2002 91 91 0
2003 106 106 0
2004 118 118 0
2005 110 110 0
2006 89 89 0
2007 117 117 0
2008 102 102 0
2009 83 83 0
2010 77 77 0
2011 56 56 0
2012 57 57 0
2013 55 55 0
2014 30 30 0
2015 30 30 0
2016 30 30 0
2017 25 25 0

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Popularity of Nakayla as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Nakayla

  • How Popular is the name Nakayla? Nakayla is the 7,451st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Nakayla have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,722 babies born with the first name Nakayla in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nakayla to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nakayla? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1988 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Nakayla born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nakayla was in 2004 with a total of 118 babies.
  • Random Nakayla Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nakayla is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Nakayla: Your name in reverse order is Alyakan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nlkaaay. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Nakayla born Feb 26, 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 Wales approximately on 1675. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

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.

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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).