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See also: kaila and kailā

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

A rare name of Yiddish origin (קיילה (kaila)), but in modern use a spelling variant of Kayla or Kyla.

Proper nounEdit

Kaila

  1. A female given name.
    • 1982 Kate Simon, Bronx Primitive: Portraits in a Childhood, Viking Press, ISBN 0670192392, page 23:
      How we got to Kate I don't know. My mother must have sought it to keep as clear as possible the link to her grandmother Kaila, not realizing how intensely Catholic a name it then was.

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of multiple and obscure origins, explanations including a Häme dialectal form of kaisla (rush), hamlet named Kaila, Germanic first name Gailo, word kailava (spotted).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Kaila

  1. A surname​.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Kaila (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative Kaila Kailat
genitive Kailan Kailojen
partitive Kailaa Kailoja
illative Kailaan Kailoihin
singular plural
nominative Kaila Kailat
accusative nom. Kaila Kailat
gen. Kailan
genitive Kailan Kailojen
Kailainrare
partitive Kailaa Kailoja
inessive Kailassa Kailoissa
elative Kailasta Kailoista
illative Kailaan Kailoihin
adessive Kailalla Kailoilla
ablative Kailalta Kailoilta
allative Kailalle Kailoille
essive Kailana Kailoina
translative Kailaksi Kailoiksi
instructive Kailoin
abessive Kailatta Kailoitta
comitative Kailoineen

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HawaiianEdit

EtymologyEdit

kaila (style),a loan word from English style; can also be construed as ka (the) + ila (dark birthmark; darkness; seedling).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkaj.la/, [ˈkɐjlə]
  • (rapid speech) IPA(key): [ˈkɛjlə]

Proper nounEdit

Kaila

  1. A female given name .

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