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Keila is a unique spelling alternative to the baby name Kayla. Both are combination names in America, created from the brilliance of parents in the country. As of 2021, the more unique take, Keila, is only a top 4,100 option for girls.

Meaning of the name Keila:

American: combination name

Origin of the name Keila:

Keila is a unique spelling variation of the baby name Kayla. Kayla is a modern combination option that uses two phonetic elements, “kay” and “la.” Kayla and its spelling variations grew in popularity in the late twentieth century because of Kayla Brady from “Days of Our Lives.”

Symbolism of the name Keila:

Keila is a more modern spelling variation of Kayla. It has the same meaning despite lacking the two phonetic elements. Both Kayla and Keila translate to “combination name” in America as they come from parents' creativity.

Style of the name Keila:


Gender of the name Keila:

Keila is an upbeat name for girls.

Pronunciation of the name Keila:


Number of syllables in the name Keila:


Emotion evoked from the name Keila:

Keila feels youthful and upbeat. It is a wholesome and approachable baby name.

Alternative spellings for the name Keila:

  • Kayla 
  • Kaila
  • Cayla
  • Caila
  • Keilah
  • Kaylah
  • Kailah
  • Caylah
  • Cailah

Nicknames for the name Keila:

  • Kay 
  • KK
  • Lala
  • Ila
  • Kei
  • Kee Kee

Popularity of the name Keila:

Keila was only a top 1,000 name on the Social Security Popularity Index for one year. In 2001, it was number 991 for girls. As of 2021, Keila is just over a top 4,000 option at rank 4,039.

Related names for the name Keila:

Great middle names for Keila and their meanings:

  • Noreen (honor, light)
  • Rosalia (rose)
  • Hannah (favor, grace, mercy)
  • Brielle (heroine of God)
  • Corrine (beautiful maiden)
  • Mabel (lovable)
  • Mauve (purple, violet-colored)
  • Rose (rose, a flower)

Famous people with the name Keila:

  • Keila Silvia (TikTok star)
  • Keila Tavares (Instagram star)
  • Keila Martinez (Instagram star)
  • Keila Kei (TikTok star)

Keilas in popular culture:

There are no fictional characters with the name Keila.