[ 3 syll. nai-la, na-ila ] The baby girl name Naila is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced as Naa-IY-L-aa- †. Naila is of Arabic origin and it is also used mainly in Arabic. It is derived from the word naayela which is of the meaning 'attainer, achiever'. The name was borne by the wife of the Caliph Uthman I in the 1st century. Naila is the feminine form of the Arabic Nail.
Another form of the name is the Arabic spelling variant Nailah.
Naila is not commonly used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Naila include Nailah, Nalleli, Nallely, Nanala, Nayeli, Nayelli, Nayelly, Nayely, Neeli, Neelie, Niele, Noelia, Noelie, Noella, Nohely, Nahal, Nahla, Nahlah, Nala, and Nalah.
† English pronunciation for Naila: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"