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Gender: Female Meaning of Myla: "soldier or merciful" Origin of Myla: Spelling variation of Mila or feminine variation of Milo Myla's Popularity in 2017: #325

The name Myla is a girl's name meaning "soldier or merciful". Myla is ranked #325 on our popularity charts and discussed in our forums with posts like "Build a sibling set together!".

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Myla can be seen as a female variation of Milo or a different spelling for popular Mila. Though frequently unnecessary in alternate spellings, the "y" here does connote a specific pronunciation.

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Famous People Named Myla

Myla Goldberg, American novelist
Myla Dalbesio, American plus-size model
Myla Pablo, Filipina volleyball player
Myla Rose Federer (b. 2009), daughter of tennis players Roger Federer and Mirka Vavrinec, twin sister of Charlene Riva
Myla Grace Hill (b. 2002), daughter of pop singer Tamia and basketball player Grant Hill
Myla Rae Seder (b. 2005), daughter of actor Sam Seder
Myla Kelly (b. 2005), daughter of actress Belladonna and Aiden Kelly
Myla Carrarro (b. 2016), daughter of rugby union player Matt Carrarro

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