Mila

Mila - A very unique female name



  Nov 21,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Mila appeared on the charts for the first time in 1920 on position #1967. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Mila and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Mila? 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 Mila. The baby girl name Mila was given to 2,608 baby girls in 2012, ranking #115 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 542 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Mila peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 115.



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Mila is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Mila is currently topping the baby name charts in New Mexico at position #56 - and is the least popular in South Carolina at position #353.

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 Mila is where you live.


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Mila origin and meaning

Mila is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Mila, pop culture references for the name Mila and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Mila

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

Molly / Mollie / Millie / Malia / Miley / Manuela / Maliyah / Myla / Maleah / Mylee /

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
2012115
2011176
2010367
2009471
2008557
2007748
2006756
20051018
20041164
20031252
20021434
20011981
20002267
19992501
19982573
19973313
19964588
19934650
19843623
19833505
19803487
19772834
19732377
19712560
19692142
19682169
19672299
19632237
19622486
19611868
19601915
19572085
19221635
19201967

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Mexico56
Hawaii59
Rhode Island62
Arizona66
California72
Nevada77
Colorado77
Washington78
Nebraska89
District of Columbia90
Illinois93
Minnesota93
Florida95
Idaho108
Kansas111
North Dakota116
Oregon117
Indiana118
Massachusetts119
Montana119
New York120
Wisconsin121
Michigan121
Kentucky123
Pennsylvania126
Utah126
Iowa131
Connecticut135
Oklahoma138
Texas144
Missouri148
New Jersey152
Alaska152
Ohio154
New Hampshire158
Virginia162
Maryland168
South Dakota175
North Carolina193
West Virginia205
Louisiana230
Alabama239
Georgia245
Tennessee250
Arkansas345
South Carolina353

Even more about Mila


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 Mila 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 Mila?

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
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Mila
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 542
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1920
2012 births +2,608

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