Nahla

Nahla - A very unique female name



  Mar 30,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Nahla, meaning a drink of water, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1996 on position #4605. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Nahla and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Nahla? 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 Nahla. The baby girl name Nahla was given to 218 baby girls in 2012, ranking #951 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 6,483 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Nahla peaked in popularity 6 years ago in 2011 on position 843.



Famous with this name

Nahla Salama
Nahla Al Fahad


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Nahla is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Nahla is currently topping the baby name charts in North Dakota at position #195 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,658.

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 Nahla is where you live.


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Nahla origin and meaning

Nahla is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means a drink of water. To see famous people named Nahla, pop culture references for the name Nahla and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Nahla

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

Nellie / Noelle / Nell / Nola / Nayeli / Nyla / Noel / Noelia / Nelly / Nylah /

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
2012951
2011843
20101065
20091416
20082751
19964605

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
North Dakota195
North Carolina435
Wisconsin551
New Jersey619
Maryland680
Pennsylvania682
Florida697
Virginia717
New York722
Louisiana723
Massachusetts749
Minnesota852
Ohio902
Tennessee1017
Georgia1026
Michigan1032
Illinois1045
Texas1326
California1658

Even more about Nahla


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 Nahla 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 Nahla?

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
2011
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Nahla
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 6,483
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1996
2012 births +218

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