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Nila name meaning

Last Name
725
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Nila mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Nila

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)
54%
English
22%
Arabic
12%
Tamil
9%
Persian/Iranian
3%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to 6 people from India and the United States, the name Nila is of Tamil / Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Moon".
  2. According to a user from India, the name Nila means "moon in tamil. if we name nila to girl baby , she will shine and achieve".
  3. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Nila is of Tamil origin and means "'moon' in Tamil".
  4. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Nila means "My mother personally told me it means moon in english".
  5. According to a user from Canada, the name Nila means "Chanted moon".
  6. A submission from Iran, Islamic Republic of says the name Nila means "Dark blue, navy blue" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  7. According to a user from Ohio, U.S., the name Nila is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Dark Blue".
  8. According to a user from New Jersey, U.S., the name Nila is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Blue another name for Lord Krishna. Can also be spelt Neela".
  9. According to a user from India, the name Nila is of English origin and means "God".
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Notable Persons Named Nila

Notable Persons Named Nila

Nila Madhab Panda

Nila Madhab Panda is a film maker and director. He was most prominent from 1998 to present. Nila was born on October 18th, 1973 in Sonepur, Odisha.

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nila northSun

nila was born in 1951 in Schurz, Nevada, US.

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Nila Håkedal

Nila Håkedal is an athlete. Nila was born on June 13th, 1979 in Kristiansand.

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Nila Garcia Aguillo

Nila Garcia Aguillo is a --05- 22nd Mayor of Cabuyao, and Laguna. Nila was born Nila Garcia Aguillo on February 20th, 1951 in San Isidro, Cabuyao.

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Nila Heredia Miranda

Nila was born on October 26th, 1959 in Uyuni.

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Nila Banton Smith

Nila was born in 1889. She died in 1976.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Nila

Notable Persons With the Last Name Nila

Andrei Nilă

Andrei Nilă is an athlete for the CS Mioveni.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Nila U.S.
  White 11.86% 64.26%
  African American 0.69% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 3.31% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.83% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 83.31% 16.26%

Of Last Name Nila

People with the last name Nila are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Nila

  • How Popular is the name Nila? Nila is the 3,341st most popular name of all time. As a last name Nila was the 31,824th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Nila have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,430 babies born with the first name Nila in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nila to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nila? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1890 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Nila first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nila is Thursday, February 11th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Nila born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nila was in 1935 with a total of 128 babies.
  • Random Nila Factoid: According to the 1927 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nila is not a popular baby girl's name in Indiana. Imagine that, only 13 babies in Indiana have the same name in 1927.
  • Weird things about the name Nila: The name spelled backwards is Alin. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Anil. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Nila? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 725 people with the last name Nila.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Nila? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Nila as their last name since less than 1 person in 400k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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