Myla - girls name

Myla name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 98%

Myla name meaning:

The name Myla is of Slavic origin and has several possible meanings. One interpretation is that it is derived from the Slavic word "mil" or "mila," which means "gracious" or "dear." In this sense, Myla can be seen as a name that represents kindness and charm. Another possible meaning of Myla is "soldier" or "warrior," derived from the Slavic word "myla" or the Greek word "myle," both of which are associated with military prowess. This interpretation portrays Myla as a strong and courageous individual.

Additionally, in some cultures, Myla is considered a variation of the name Mila, which is a diminutive of various names that start with "Mil" like Milena or Ludmila. In these cases, Myla is associated with love and affection. Overall, the name Myla has a diverse range of interpretations, each conveying positive and desirable qualities such as kindness, strength, and love.

Origin: English

Merciful. Feminine form of Myles.

Related names

Myles , Myla , Myleen

Other girls names beginning with M


Overall UK ranking: 86 out of 5581

602 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (76)
  • Wales (79)
  • England (88)

Historical popularity of Myla

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