Teyla name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Teyla

User Submitted Origins

Native American

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Virginia, U.S. says the name Teyla means "Wolf" and is of Native American origin.
  2. A user from Wisconsin, U.S. says the name Teyla means "Princess Warrior".
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International Interest
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Notable Persons Named Teyla

Notable Persons Named Teyla

Teyla Emmagan

Teyla Emmagan is a fictional character.


Fun Facts about the name Teyla

  • How Popular is the name Teyla? Teyla is the 23,648th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Teyla have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 272 babies born with the first name Teyla in the United States. That's more than enough people named Teyla to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Teyla? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2004 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Teyla first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Teyla is Friday, September 18th, 1931.
  • What year had the most people named Teyla born? The highest recorded use of the first name Teyla was in 2008 with a total of 31 babies.
  • Random Teyla Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Teyla is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 8 babies in California have the same name in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Teyla: The name spelled backwards is Alyet. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Tylea. How do you pronounce that?
  • Teyla name meaning

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