Cayla

Cayla - A very unique female name



  Jul 16,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Cayla appeared on the charts for the first time in 1975 on position #2831. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Cayla and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Cayla? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Cayla. The baby girl name Cayla was given to 166 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1133 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 8,514 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Cayla peaked in popularity 28 years ago in 1991 on position 499.



Famous with this name

Eric Cayla
Renaud Cayla
Cayla Clark


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Cayla is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Cayla is currently topping the baby name charts in Georgia at position #514 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,487.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Cayla is where you live.


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Cayla origin and meaning

Cayla is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Cayla, pop culture references for the name Cayla and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Cayla

We've found the following names that sound similar to Cayla, sorted by popularity.

Chloe / Cecilia / Cecelia / Celia / Callie / Cleo / Cecile / Cali / Caylee / Cecily /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121133
20111245
20101183
2009975
20081030
20071096
2006902
2005800
2004774
2003729
2002650
2001593
2000583
1999529
1998574
1997555
1996533
1995519
1994566
1993539
1992559
1991499
1990553
1989572
1988595
1987634
19861217
19851641
19842466
19831890
19821950
19793115
19752831

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Georgia514
Florida596
Maryland639
Tennessee738
Ohio743
Arizona812
Virginia823
Illinois992
Pennsylvania1015
New Jersey1208
North Carolina1214
New York1299
California1305
Texas1487

Even more about Cayla


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Cayla a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Cayla?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1991
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Cayla
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 8,514
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1975
2012 births +166

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