a female given name.

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Contemporary Examples of kayla

Historical Examples of kayla

  • The rest he consigned to the care of Biskaine, who acted as his Kayla, or lieutenant.

    The Sea-Hawk

    Raphael Sabatini

Word Origin and History for kayla


fem. proper name, extended form of Kay. Rare before 1962; a top-20 name for girls born in the U.S. 1988-2004.

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