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Nylah Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Nylah is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Nylah is "champion".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 430  in baby name popularity for girls with 735 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

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


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Nylah is a variant spelling of Neil.

Nylah has the diminutive (nickname) Neely.

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Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Nylah in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Nylah.

Just for fun, see the name Nylah in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

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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.