Nyla

Nyla - A very unique female name



  Sep 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Nyla, meaning winner, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1922 on position #2049. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Nyla and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Nyla? 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 Nyla. The baby girl name Nyla was given to 911 baby girls in 2012, ranking #329 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,551 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Nyla peaked in popularity 6 years ago in 2011 on position 315.



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Nyla is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Nyla is currently topping the baby name charts in District of Columbia at position #116 - and is the least popular in Arizona at position #767.

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 Nyla is where you live.


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Nyla origin and meaning

Nyla is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means winner. To see famous people named Nyla, pop culture references for the name Nyla and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Nyla

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

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

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
2012329
2011315
2010406
2009397
2008412
2007445
2006383
2005361
2004405
2003481
2002450
2001822
20001014
19991032
19981006
19971300
19961601
19952359
19942692
19903971
19894426
19843648
19732933
19702405
19622498
19612526
19592421
19581595
19571700
19562065
19551198
19542214
19531374
19522123
19511341
19492055
19461987
19441175
19431333
19421476
19411123
19401274
19381107
19371122
19351282
19341527
19311774
19291899
19272011
19222049

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
District of Columbia116
Delaware139
Georgia155
Louisiana175
South Carolina181
Maryland183
Mississippi204
New Jersey208
New York211
Pennsylvania212
Alabama240
North Carolina247
Virginia248
Connecticut251
Ohio267
Florida279
Michigan293
Nevada309
Illinois309
Indiana339
Tennessee344
Missouri391
Arkansas433
Texas468
Massachusetts481
California522
Wisconsin550
Minnesota571
Kansas648
Washington677
Kentucky721
Arizona767

Even more about Nyla


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 Nyla 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 Nyla?

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 Nyla
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,551
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1922
2012 births +911

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