The name Nyla is a girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "winner". Nyla is ranked #328 on our popularity charts and is often added to user-created lists like Cute Girl Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Build a sibling set together!".
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, when it reentered at Number 869. Since then, this name has risen even further, currently at Number 328.
Famous bearers of the name include Indian actress Nyla Usha and New Zealand long-distance runner Nyla Carroll.