US Popularity:1482
Other Origin(s):Old Norse, Greek
Meaning:Holy, blessed; Torch, shining light
Aila is a feminine name most commonly found with Finnish and Hebrew origins. A variation of the Finnish Ailitza and the Old Norse Helgi, this abundant name means "holy" or "blessed." Paving the way for great things, the Hebrew definition “torch” or “shining light” can inpsire baby to be a beacon of hope wherever she goes. No matter the meaning you adore, with a name like Aila, baby will find their own light in this world.

Aila Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Aila is currently #967 on The Bump
Girl:Aila is currently #715 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Aila is currently #1482 in U.S. births
Girl:Aila is currently #767 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 29
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • WordSense, Aila

  • Behind the Name, Aila, July 2017

  • Behind the Name, Helge, November 2020

  • Name Doctor, Alia

  • WordSense, Helga

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