Modern spelling of Jaalah, Hebrew
"to ascend"

Jayla Origin and Meaning

The name Jayla is girl's name of Hebrew/Israeli origin meaning "to ascend".
Not quite as unusual as it might seem, it first entered the popularity list in 1995, as a possible alternative to the very popular Kayla. In the Bible, an alternate spelling is Jaala.
# 340 in the US

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Jayla Popularity

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