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Gender: Female Meaning of Mikayla: "who is like God" Origin of Mikayla: Spelling variation of Michaela Mikayla's Popularity in 2017: #392

The name Mikayla is a girl's name meaning "who is like God". Mikayla is ranked #392 on our popularity charts and is often added to user-created lists like Selena Gomez names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Choose Their Stage Names".

From the experts:

Less-traditional variation of Michaela that's found more popularity than the original. The appeal for many parents is that this spelling clarifies pronunciation and also offers two names in one, incorporating the popular Kayla. While Makayla is the most popular version, all forms of the name are now dropping in the polls.

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Famous People Named Mikayla

Mikayla Wingle, American reality TV personality ("Survivor: South Pacific")
Mikayla Miles, American fitness model
Mikayla Mendez, American adult film actress
Mikayla Campbell, American singer of girl group IQ
Mikayla Southgate, Australian actress
Mikayla Serena Alpas, American actress
Mikayla de Leon Jones (b. 2006), daughter of singer Daniel Jones and actress Kathleen de Leon
Mikayla Marie McCaughey (b. 1996), elder sister of the McCaughey septuplets
Mikayla Dawn McChesnie (b. 2010), daughter of actress Jennifer Tisdale and Shane McChesnie

Pop Culture References for the name Mikayla

Mikayla Skeech, Character on TV's "Hannah Montana"
Mikayla Van Buren, character on YouTube show "The Most Popular Girls in School"
Mikayla Makoola, character on TV's "Pair of Kings"
Mikayla Stoker, character on TV's "The Millers"
Mikayla Barnes, character on "Transformers"