[ 3 syll. ja-kay-la, jak-a-yla ] The baby girl name Jakayla is pronounced as YaaKEY-Laa- †. Jakayla's language of origin is English-American and it is used largely in the English language. From the combination of other given names, but now used as an independent name in its own right. Also an invented name.
Jakayla is a derivative (English) of the English and Hebrew Kayla.
The origin and meaning of the name Jakayla is inherited by all variant forms.
See also the related form, the name Ja.
Jakayla is unusual as a baby name for girls. Its usage peaked modestly in 2008 with 0.022% of baby girls being given the name Jakayla. Its ranking then was #675. The baby name has since substantially declined in popularity, and is currently used only on an infrequent scale. In 2018, among the group of girl names directly linked to Jakayla, Kayla was the most popular.
† Pronunciation for Jakayla: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"