The name Mikayla is a girl's name meaning "who is like God". Mikayla is ranked #392 on our popularity charts and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".
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.