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Girl Name: Shila

Name: Shila
Pronunciation: \sh(i)-la\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: blind
Origin: Irish
Sounds Like: Shaila, Shyla, Shilla, Shilea, Shilah, Shiela, Shela, Shilo, Shula
Similar Names: Phila, Seila, Shira
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 3532


Shila \sh(i)-la\ as a girl's name is a variant of Sheila (Irish, Gaelic), and the meaning of Shila is "blind".

The baby name Shila sounds like Shaila, Shyla, Shilla, Shilea, Shilah, Shiela, Shela, Shilo and Shula. Other similar baby names are Phila, Seila and Shira.


Shila is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3532 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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