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  1. Short for vanilla.
  2. (pejorative, ethnic slur) a white person

Notable Persons Named Nilla

Nilla Fischer is a soccer player for the VfL Wolfsburg (women), Vittsjö GIK, Kristianstads DFF, FC Rosengård, Linköpings FC, and Sweden women's national football team. Nilla was born on August 2nd, 1984 in Kristianstad.


Nilla Pizzi was a pop music, rhythm, blues, and jazz singing. She was most active from 1940 to 2011. Nilla was given the name Adionilla Negrini Pizzi on April 16th, 1919 in Sant'Agata Bolognese. She breathed her last breath on March 12th, 2011.


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Fun Facts about the name Nilla

  • How Popular is the name Nilla? Nilla is the 61,121st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Nilla have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 21 babies born with the first name Nilla in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nilla? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1924 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Nilla first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nilla is Monday, February 8th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Nilla born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nilla was in 1970 with a total of 6 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Nilla: Your name in reverse order is Allin. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Inall. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Nilla born Oct 24, 1944

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 Bulgaria approximately on 1575. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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