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Gender: F Pronunciation: mee-la Origin of Mila: Diminutive of several European names Mila's Popularity in 2014: #72

Mila is an appealing European short-form favorite shared by one-time That 70s Show star Ukranian-born Mila Kunis--more recently acclaimed for her work in Black Swan. Her full birth name is Milena.

Mila is quickly rising in popularity, jumping up the list in the past few years to its current Number 72.

It's also a versatile nickname: former President Bush's daughter Jenna named her daughter Margaret Laura, after the child's two grandmothers, to be called Mila.

Famous People Named Mila

Milena Markovna "Mila" Kunis, Ukrainian-American actress
Margaret Laura "Mila" Hager, granddaughter of 43rd U.S. president George W. Bush
Mila Jovavich, actress

Pop Culture References for the name Mila

Mila - character in the video game Skyrim
Mila - main character in the book It's Ur Life
Mila 18 - novel by Leon Uris
Mila - main character in Meg Rosoff's novel Picture Me Gone

Milah, Milla