The name Nyla is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "winner". Nyla is ranked #302 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Victory and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Drop 2 Add 1 pick a fave that can't be dropped".
From the experts:
This name of an ancient Egyptian princess could make a fitting choice for a bicoastal child.
After an anomalous appearance at Number 855 in 1941, Nyla remained off the popularity charts until 2001, where it has remained ever since.
Famous bearers of the name include Indian actress Nyla Usha and New Zealand long-distance runner Nyla Carroll.