"winner, one who achieves"

Nyla Origin and Meaning

The name Nyla is girl's name of Arabic origin meaning "winner, one who achieves".
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.
# 227 in the US

Nyla Rank in US Top 1000

Nyla Popularity

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Famous People Named Nyla

  • Nyla UshaIndian actress
  • Nyla (born Nailah Thorbourne)Jamaican singer
  • Nyla Jane CarrollNew Zealand distance runner
  • Nyla Ali KhanIndian academic and author
  • Nyla Rae Lewisdaughter of singer Aaron Lewis
  • Nyla Dourdandaughter of actor Gary Dourdan
  • Nyla Foley (b. 2013)daughter of TV journalist Cheryl Hickey and Kevin Foley
  • Nyla Everleigh Ward (b. 2013)daughter of ice hockey player Cam Ward

Nyla in Pop Culture

  • Nyla Adrosecharacter in film "For Colored Girls"
  • NylaboneU.S. dog toy/treat company
  • Nyla Frenchcharacter on TV's "Recovery Road"