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First Name
29k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010

Shayla

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1950 5 5 0
1953 8 8 0
1954 6 6 0
1955 8 8 0
1957 11 11 0
1958 8 8 0
1960 9 9 0
1961 10 10 0
1962 13 13 0
1963 7 7 0
1964 19 19 0
1965 13 13 0
1966 13 13 0
1967 15 15 0
1968 20 20 0
1969 29 29 0
1970 34 34 0
1971 164 164 0
1972 74 74 0
1973 68 68 0
1974 79 79 0
1975 108 108 0
1976 179 179 0
1977 326 326 0
1978 315 315 0
1979 303 303 0
1980 440 440 0
1981 492 492 0
1982 506 506 0
1983 533 533 0
1984 520 520 0
1985 561 556 5
1986 547 547 0
1987 583 583 0
1988 676 676 0
1989 715 710 5
1990 799 799 0
1991 851 851 0
1992 865 865 0
1993 831 831 0
1994 811 811 0
1995 846 846 0
1996 1,054 1,054 0
1997 1,041 1,041 0
1998 993 993 0
1999 1,187 1,187 0
2000 1,009 1,009 0
2001 1,052 1,052 0
2002 974 974 0
2003 998 998 0
2004 926 919 7
2005 814 814 0
2006 1,003 1,003 0
2007 1,024 1,024 0
2008 963 963 0
2009 799 799 0
2010 693 693 0
2011 574 574 0
2012 470 470 0
2013 424 424 0
2014 374 374 0
2015 349 349 0

Fun Facts about the name Shayla

  • How many people with the first name Shayla have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 29,141 babies born with the first name Shayla in the United States. That's more than enough people named Shayla to occupy the territory of Aland Islands (Finland) with an estimated population of 28,355 (as of December 31, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Shayla? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1950 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Shayla first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Shayla is Wednesday, October 11th, 1922.
  • What year had the most people named Shayla born? The highest recorded use of the first name Shayla was in 1999 with a total of 1,187 babies. That's a lot of babies named Shayla!
  • Random Shayla Factoid: According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Shayla ranks 70th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 15 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 2003.
  • Weird things about the name Shayla: Your name in reverse order is Alyahs. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yasahl. How do you pronounce that?
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

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Origin and Meaning of Shayla

The name "Shayla" is of American origin, and it means "Combination of Shay and Layla". It's a name commonly given to girls.

  1. A female given name

Shayla Worley

Shayla Worley is a gymnast. Shayla was born in 1990 in Orlando, Florida.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Shayla

Shayla Black
Shayla Hale
Shayla Gessler
Shayla Makeup
Shayla Mr Robot
Shayla Scarf
Shayla Somer Gibson
Shayla Stacks

What does the name Shayla mean?

Sis for special, you are, you know!

His for hope, the encouragement you give.

Ais for athleticism, embrace the competitor within

Yis for yes, always open to new possibilities

Lis for love, everlasting.

Ais for approachable, constantly meeting new people

Past life for Shayla born Nov 18, 1985

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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 Burma approximately on 1525. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, and broker.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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