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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Skyla

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  • According to a user from Rwanda, the name Skyla is of Dutch origin and means "She will shelter".
  • A user from Oklahoma, United States says the name Skyla is of English origin and means "Gift of god".

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  1. A female given name

Notable Persons Named Skyla

Skyla is a dance music, house music, and electronic music singing. She was most active from 2008 to present. Skyla was given the name Lucy Batty on March 5th, 1991.

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Skyla Talon is a hard rock, glam metal, dubstep, and electronic dance music musician.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Skyla

Skyla is a dance music, house music, and electronic music singing. She was most active from 2008 to present. Skyla was given the name Lucy Batty on March 5th, 1991.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1959 8 8 0
1961 7 7 0
1962 5 5 0
1963 10 10 0
1964 6 6 0
1965 6 6 0
1967 7 7 0
1968 5 5 0
1970 9 9 0
1972 6 6 0
1973 5 5 0
1975 10 10 0
1976 17 17 0
1977 16 16 0
1978 16 16 0
1979 20 20 0
1980 22 22 0
1981 17 17 0
1982 18 18 0
1983 24 24 0
1984 26 26 0
1985 18 18 0
1986 25 25 0
1987 35 35 0
1988 43 43 0
1989 53 53 0
1990 113 113 0
1991 95 95 0
1992 88 88 0
1993 98 98 0
1994 87 87 0
1995 117 117 0
1996 125 125 0
1997 137 137 0
1998 253 253 0
1999 302 302 0
2000 364 364 0
2001 406 406 0
2002 418 418 0
2003 429 429 0
2004 481 481 0
2005 508 508 0
2006 487 487 0
2007 473 473 0
2008 522 522 0
2009 559 559 0
2010 522 522 0
2011 564 564 0
2012 604 604 0
2013 548 548 0
2014 582 582 0
2015 558 558 0
2016 565 565 0
2017 547 547 0

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Popularity of Skyla as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Skyla

  • How Popular is the name Skyla? Skyla is the 2,351st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Skyla have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10,986 babies born with the first name Skyla in the United States. That's more than enough people named Skyla to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Skyla? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1959 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Skyla born? The highest recorded use of the first name Skyla was in 2012 with a total of 604 babies.
  • Random Skyla Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Skyla ranks 100th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Rhode Island. Imagine that, 10 babies in Rhode Island have the same name as you in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Skyla: Your name in reverse order is Alyks. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Akyls. How do you pronounce that?

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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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