Jaela - A very unique female name

  Sep 15,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jaela appeared on the charts for the first time in 1996 on position #2789. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Jaela and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Jaela? 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 Jaela. The baby girl name Jaela was given to 46 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2087 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 30,723 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jaela peaked in popularity 12 years ago in 2007 on position 1258.

Famous with this name

Jaela Cole
Jaela Probst
Jaelan Petrie

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Rating: 4/5 (20 people)

Jaela is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Jaela is currently topping the baby name charts in Michigan at position #1,284 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,646.

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 Jaela is where you live.

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Jaela origin and meaning

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

Similar to Jaela

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

Julie / Julia / Jill / Jewel / Jayla / Jewell / Joelle / Jolie / Jaliyah / Jakayla /

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.

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Chart position per state (visualized)

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Chart position per state (table view)

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New York2062

Even more about Jaela

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 Jaela 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 Jaela?

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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Popularity Score™

Name Jaela
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 30,723
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1996
2012 births +46

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