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Gayla Name Popularity

How popular is the name Gayla? Here’s everything we know.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 0 0%
1911 0 0%
1912 0 0%
1913 0 0%
1914 0 0%
1915 0 0%
1916 0 0%
1917 0 0%
1918 0 0%
1919 0 0%
1920 0 0%
1921 0 0%
1922 0 0%
1923 0 0%
1924 0 0%
1925 0 0%
1926 0 0%
1927 0 0%
1928 0 0%
1929 0 0%
1930 0 0%
1931 0 0%
1932 0 0%
1933 0 0%
1934 0 0%
1935 1,505 5 0.0005%
1936 0 0%
1937 1,017 18 0.0018%
1938 851 33 0.0032%
1939 1,115 14 0.0014%
1940 1,058 17 0.0016%
1941 868 34 0.003%
1942 940 32 0.0025%
1943 854 42 0.0032%
1944 954 28 0.0023%
1945 848 41 0.0034%
1946 620 117 0.0079%
1947 561 177 0.0106%
1948 579 161 0.0101%
1949 491 221 0.0137%
1950 548 180 0.0112%
1951 488 237 0.014%
1952 496 242 0.0139%
1953 383 445 0.0251%
1954 343 579 0.0317%
1955 432 377 0.0205%
1956 464 351 0.0186%
1957 476 352 0.0183%
1958 504 324 0.0171%
1959 466 386 0.0203%
1960 488 352 0.0186%
1961 454 421 0.0223%
1962 499 327 0.0178%
1963 517 311 0.0173%
1964 518 312 0.0177%
1965 520 285 0.0174%
1966 522 278 0.0178%
1967 597 207 0.0136%
1968 592 213 0.0142%
1969 657 183 0.0119%
1970 692 174 0.0109%
1971 744 152 0.0101%
1972 833 108 0.0079%
1973 958 75 0.0058%
1974 1,119 56 0.0043%
1975 1,084 60 0.0047%
1976 1,272 42 0.0033%
1977 1,178 57 0.0042%
1978 1,550 29 0.0022%
1979 1,469 36 0.0026%
1980 2,039 16 0.0011%
1981 1,936 19 0.0013%
1982 1,965 18 0.0012%
1983 2,448 9 0.0006%
1984 0 0%
1985 2,989 5 0.0003%
1986 3,125 5 0.0003%
1987 2,167 16 0.001%
1988 3,003 7 0.0004%
1989 2,774 11 0.0007%
1990 0 0%
1991 0 0%
1992 0 0%
1993 0 0%
1994 0 0%
1995 2,741 11 0.0007%
1996 0 0%
1997 3,509 5 0.0003%
1998 0 0%
1999 0 0%
2000 0 0%
2001 0 0%
2002 0 0%
2003 0 0%
2004 0 0%
2005 0 0%
2006 0 0%
2007 0 0%
2008 0 0%
2009 0 0%
2010 0 0%
2011 0 0%
2012 0 0%
2013 0 0%
2014 0 0%
2015 0 0%
2016 0 0%
2017 0 0%
2018 0 0%
2019 0 0%

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What names sound like Gayla?

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Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Cayla

Slim, fair

Yiddish

Gaila

Father of exaltation

Hebrew

Gala

Merrymaking, festivity

French

Galla

Merrymaking, festivity; gaul

Latin

Gayll

Father of exaltation

Hebrew

Gaylla

Father of exaltation

Hebrew

Kayla

Pure

English


What names are similar to Gayla?

Find a name that’s like Gayla, but just a little bit different.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Bayla

Berry clearing; bailiff; city fortification

English

Dayla

Valley

English

Gayna

White and smooth, soft

Welsh

Jayla

Combination name

American

Layla

Night

Arabic

Rayla
Tayla

English


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