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The first name 
Alayla

Alayla is a female first name.

Alayla is a well-known but special name!

Alayla is a well-known name in the US, but is still special. It is currently only given to every ten thousandth girl, and therefore ranks at 1,955 in the SmartGenius statistics. This means there are 1,954 girls names that are more common, but also tens of thousands that are much rarer. If you polled the whole US population – children, adults and seniors – you’d find less than one in 10,000 to be named Alayla.

You won't believe all there is 
to discover about the name
 
Alayla

Alayla -
quite rare in all states

The odds of living in the same statae as someone named Alayla are about the same as meeting someone with blue eyes in the entire country – both odds are about 25 to 30 %. More precisely, the first name Alayla is registered in 17 states, among which are Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia or Illinois. In proportion to the female population, most women and girls with the first name Alayla live in Florida, and even there the name is rather special – only one in 52,237 would turn around if you called the name Alayla across Florida.

Alayla has 6 letters 
and begins with an A

Well, you might say, you probably figured that out yourself! But what you might not know is: The letter A is the most popular first letter for girls’ names. 11.8% of all common girls’ names in the US start with this letter. The second most common first letter in girls' names is S.

With six letters, the name Alayla is of average length. In fact, 28% of all common first names in the US consist of exactly six letters. 24% of all first names are shorter, while 48% have seven letters or more. On average, first names in the US (not counting hyphenated names) are 6.5 letters long. There are no significant differences between boys' and girls' names.

That means that if 11.8% of all girls' names start with an A, this initial letter occurs over three times as often as all other letters on average. And, by the way, of all the girls' names that begin with the letter A, the name Ashley is the most common.

Other names with 
A, l, a, y, l and a

If you take all the letters in the name Alayla – A, l, a, y, l and a – and put them together again, you can form other names, such as Allaya or others.

With hands, flags and sounds 
How to say Alayla

If your name is Alayla and someone asks after your name, you can of course just tell them what it is. But sometimes that isn't so easy - what if it's too loud, and you don't understand them well? Or what if the other person is so far away that you can see them but not hear them? In these situations, you can communicate your name in so many other ways: you call spell it, sign it, or even use a flag to wave it...

This is how you spell the name Alayla

So that everyone really understands you when you have to spell the name Alayla, you can simply say:

Apple

Lion

Apple

Yoyo

Lion

Apple

This is how the name Alayla is spelled in the NATO phonetic alphabet

The NATO alphabet often helps people spell words on the phone or radio when there are communication problems.

How do you write Alayla in Braille?

Braille is made up of dots, which the blind and visually impaired can feel to read words.

Alayla

Alayla

You want to tell a deaf person that your name is Alayla

Just use American Sign Language!

The name Alayla is particularly colorful in the Semaphore flag signaling system!

These flags are used for maritime communication - each flag represents a letter.

A
L
A
Y
L
A

Have you ever waved the name Alayla

In the navy, sailors of two ships might wave flags to each other to send messages. A sailor holds two flags in specific positions to represent different letters.

A
L
A
Y
L
A

Beeping like crazy...

In Morse code, letters and other characters are represented only by a series of short and long tones. For example, a short tone followed by a long tone stands for the letter A. Alayla sounds like this: