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in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Yamila

User Submitted Origins

Dominican Republic

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to 2 people from Massachusetts, U.S., the name Yamila is of Spanish / Arabic origin and means "Beautiful".
  2. A user from Georgia, U.S. says the name Yamila means "Pretty".
  3. A user from Georgia, U.S. says the name Yamila is of Dominican Republic origin and means "Laughter for years".
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Notable Persons Named Yamila

Notable Persons Named Yamila

Yamila Díaz Rahi

Yamila Díaz Rahi is a model. Yamila was born on March 9th, 1976 in Buenos Aires.

Yamila Hernández

Yamila was born on November 8th, 1992.

Yamila Cafrune

Yamila was born on November 16th, 1965 in Buenos Aires.

Yamila Zambrano

Yamila was born on February 10th, 1986 in Havana, Cuba.

Yamila Chávez

Yamila Chávez is an athlete for the Boca Juniors (women).


Fun Facts about the name Yamila

  • How Popular is the name Yamila? Yamila is the 11,111th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yamila have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 970 babies born with the first name Yamila in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yamila to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yamila? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Yamila first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yamila is Saturday, June 29th, 1957.
  • What year had the most people named Yamila born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yamila was in 2017 with a total of 133 babies.
  • Random Yamila Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yamila is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Yamila: The name spelled backwards is Alimay. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Liayma. How do you pronounce that?
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