Meaning:who is like the lord


Pronunciation:kay lah

Variations:Kayla, Kaila

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Kayla is a phonetic respelling of the pet form of the feminine name Michaela. Michaela is itself the feminine version of the masculine name Michael which is of Hebrew origin and is said to mean ‘Who is Like the Lord?’ The two names are pronounced very differently. In Britain the usual pronunciation of Michael is ‘MYE-cal’. Michaela is nearer to the more continental pronunciation of Michael ‘mi-KALE’ and is pronounced ‘mi-KAY-lah’.

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