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Gender: Female Meaning of Kyla: "narrow spit of land" Origin of Kyla: Feminine variation of Kyle, Scottish Kyla's Popularity in 2017: #388

The name Kyla is a girl's name meaning "narrow spit of land". Kyla is ranked #388 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Kool K Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Pick 5 (GIRLS)".

From the experts:

Kyle is stronger and sharper, though many parents will prefer the more distinctly feminine Kyla for their daughters. Kyla may owe much of its popularity to trendy cousin Kayla.

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Famous People Named Kyla

Kyla Alissa Pratt, American actress
Kyla Briana Ross, American gymnast
Kyla La Grange, English singer-songwriter
Kyla Cole (born Martina Jacová), Slovak model
Kyla Kenedy, American actress
Kyla Deaver, American actress
Kyla Wayans, daughter of actor Damon Wayans
Kyla Grace Palin (b. 2011), daughter of Track Palin; granddaughter of politician Sarah Palin
Kyla Weinrib, daughter of musician Geddy Lee of band Rush
Kyla Simone Bruce, daughter of musician Jack Bruce of band Cream
Kyla Hinrich (b. 2011), daughter of basketball player Kirk Hinrich
Kyla Olivia Stroud, daughter of singer Cheryl Baker of Bucks Fizz; twin of sister Natalie Maria
Locklyn Kyla Vaughn (b. 2010), daughter of actor Vince Vaughn
Kyla Massie, member of Kpop group Pristin
Kyla Matthews, Canadian actress

Pop Culture References for the name Kyla

Kyla Tyson, character on British TV's "Holby City"
Kyla Woods, character on TV's "South of Nowhere"
Anglicization of Gaelic "Cadhla"

Kyleah, Kylea, Khyla, Kylia, Kylah