Naila

Naila - A very unique female name



  Jan 22,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Naila appeared on the charts for the first time in 1977 on position #2644. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Naila and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Naila? 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 Naila. The baby girl name Naila was given to 53 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1962 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 26,665 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Naila peaked in popularity 9 years ago in 2008 on position 1789.



Famous with this name

Naila Ma
Naïla Hanafi
Na'ila Zayaad


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Naila is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Naila is currently topping the baby name charts in Massachusetts at position #860 - and is the least popular in California at position #3,384.

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 Naila is where you live.


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Naila origin and meaning

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

Similar to Naila

We've found the following names that sound similar to Naila, 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
20121962
20111873
20102238
20092190
20081789
20072248
20061944
20052242
20042304
20032572
20022211
20012628
20002064
19992553
19983087
19972541
19953968
19914620
19903960
19813523
19803057
19793403
19782641
19772644

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Massachusetts860
Maryland986
New York1187
Illinois1575
Texas1708
Florida2228
California3384

Even more about Naila


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 Naila 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 Naila?

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
2008
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Naila
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 26,665
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1977
2012 births +53

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