[ 2 syll. kai-la, ka-ila ] The baby girl name Kaila is also used as a boy name, though the use for girls is far more popular. It is pronounced KEY-Laa †. Kaila's language of origin is Hebrew and Celtic. It is predominantly used in English. From Hebrew roots, its meaning is 'crowned with laurel'.
Kaila is a spelling variant of the English and Hebrew Kayla in the English language.
Kaila is also a form of the English and Irish Kayley in the English language.
The name Kaila is widely used; it has 55 forms. Forms of the name include Kaela, Kaelah, Kaelee, Kaeleigh, Kaelene, Kaeley, Kaeli, Kaelie, Kahli, Kailah, Kailan, Kailea, Kaileah, Kailee, Kailene, Kailey, Kailia, Kailin, Kailyn, Kailynne, Kalan, Kalea, Kaleah, Kalee, Kalei, Kaleigh, Kalen, Kaley, Kalia, and Kalie. Other English variants include the familiar forms Kaile and Kaili.
Kaila is a rare baby girl name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1991, 0.034% of baby girls were named Kaila. It was #370 in rank then. The baby name has fallen from favor since then, and is used only on an infrequent scale today. In 2012, out of the family of girl names directly related to Kaila, Kaylee was the most commonly used. In the last century Kaila has primarily been a baby girl name.
† Pronunciation for Kaila: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"