Origin:Latin
Popularity:1399
Meaning:blue crested bird
When Jayla got way too many likes on birth certificates, American parents welcomed the variation Jaylah. The warm embrace has since cooled, but it's still a stellar choice for moms and dads who want to give their daughter a name that strays from the crowd--just not too far. It made its first foray into the pop culture world when a featured movie character in “Star Trek: Beyond” in 2016 was named Jaylah.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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