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Origin & Meaning

The name Nyla is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Nyla is "champion".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 301  in baby name popularity for girls with 1074 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Nyla Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Nyla has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Nyla to other names.


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Nyla is a variant spelling of Neil.

Nyla has the diminutive (nickname) Neely.

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Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.