Scottish Girl’s Name Aila
All the facts you need to know about the name Aila
This name is very easy to say. The formal pronunciation is AY-luh.
Meaning of Aila
The meaning of Aila is “from a strong or resilient place”. This meaning paints the picture of a girl that will grow to be a leader and one that does not back down from a challenge.
Popularity of Aila
The name Aila was 2013’s 177th most popular name for baby girls in Scotland. It is a unique name that has an alternate spelling of ‘Ayla’. The name is growing in popularity among those outside of Scotland and is quickly gaining momentum in the United States. There are variations of the name in many languages and there is even a character named Aila in the video game called Suikoden III.
There are several notable people with the name Aila. Aila Yussuf is a professional football player from Nigeria. Aila Keto is an Australian who is best known as the founder of the Australian Rainforest Conservation Society. Aila Flöjt is a gold medalist in the 1975 World Ski Orienteering Championships for the Finnish team. Aila is a vocalist who has worked with DJ Manian, a famous German music producer.
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