Jakayla

Jakayla - A very unique female name



  Nov 22,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jakayla appeared on the charts for the first time in 1992 on position #4398. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Jakayla and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Jakayla? 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 Jakayla. The baby girl name Jakayla was given to 236 baby girls in 2012, ranking #904 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 5,988 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jakayla peaked in popularity 10 years ago in 2009 on position 656.



Famous with this name

Jakayla Williams


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Jakayla is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Jakayla is currently topping the baby name charts in Mississippi at position #85 - and is the least popular in Michigan at position #1,285.

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 Jakayla is where you live.


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Jakayla origin and meaning

Jakayla is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Jakayla, pop culture references for the name Jakayla and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Jakayla

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

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

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
2012904
2011817
2010734
2009656
2008668
2007689
2006710
2005699
2004735
2003743
2002858
2001835
2000890
1999908
19981182
19971255
19961593
19953301
19943621
19933916
19924398

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Mississippi85
Alabama186
Georgia377
Tennessee404
Louisiana415
Florida486
Illinois540
North Carolina606
Arkansas636
South Carolina641
Oklahoma754
Texas1029
Indiana1089
Virginia1221
Michigan1285

Even more about Jakayla


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 Jakayla 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 Jakayla?

3 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
2009
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Jakayla
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 5,988
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1992
2012 births +236

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