US Popularity:861
Other Origin(s):Scottish
Meaning:Champion, hero
Nylah is a multi-faceted feminine name that has ties to Irish and Scottish origins. Commonly associated with the male name “Niall”, Nylah signifies both "champion” and “hero” across cultures—fitting for the high-flier baby looking to make a mark on the world. This beautiful moniker also has links to royalty, as the title "Nyla" refers to an ancient Egyptian princess, assumed to derive from the famous River Nile. With such a powerful meaning and the historically elite on baby Nylah's side, it's no wonder parents around the world have embraced this beautiful name.

Nylah Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Nylah is currently #754 on The Bump
Girl:Nylah is currently #329 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Nylah is currently #861 in U.S. births
Girl:Nylah is currently #321 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
- 51
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • Behind the Name, Nylah, December 2019

  • Behind the Name, Niall, January 2022

  • Name Doctor, Nylah

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