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in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Zyla

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Kentucky, U.S., the name Zyla means "Shadow of God".
  2. A submission from Washington, U.S. says the name Zyla means "Gift of God, Quite Soul" and is of German origin.
  3. According to a user from Georgia, U.S., the name Zyla means "Gift of god".
  4. A user from Arkansas, U.S. says the name Zyla is of Hebrew origin and means "Princess of song and shadow".
  5. A submission from West Virginia, U.S. says the name Zyla means "Shadow".
  6. A user from Arizona, U.S. says the name Zyla is of Fiction origin and means "Sky, or ocean sky".
  7. According to a user from Indiana, U.S., the name Zyla means "Free spirit".
  8. A user from Alabama, U.S. says the name Zyla is of English origin and means "Quiet and a follwer".
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Notable Persons With the Last Name Zyla

Notable Persons With the Last Name Zyla

Piotr Żyła

Piotr was born on January 16th, 1987 in Cieszyn.

Mariola Żyła

Mariola Żyła is an athlete for the Pogoń Szczecin (women).


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Zyla U.S.
  White 95.11% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.78% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.22% 16.26%

Of Last Name Zyla

People with the last name Zyla are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Zyla

  • How Popular is the name Zyla? Zyla is the 10,099th most popular name of all time. As a last name Zyla was the 33,731st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Zyla have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,124 babies born with the first name Zyla in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zyla to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zyla? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2000 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • When was Zyla first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zyla is Friday, September 25th, 1903.
  • What year had the most people named Zyla born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zyla was in 2018 with a total of 167 babies.
  • Random Zyla Factoid: According to the 2018 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zyla is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 16 babies in California have the same name in 2018.
  • Weird things about the name Zyla: The name spelled backwards is Alyz. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Alyz. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Zyla? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 675 people with the last name Zyla.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Zyla? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Zyla as their last name since less than 1 person in 435k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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