Name: Shila

Origin and Meaning of the Name Shila

  • Meaning:
    Gift for her
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Character, conduct
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (shee lah)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Shila)
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Miscellaneous Info for Shila

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  • Used in:
    Hebrew and Hindi speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Shila is a Hebrew female name meaning "gift for her".
    It may also be take as a variant form of Shilya, which is an acrostic of sheyichyeh l’orech yamin amen, meaning "May He live long. Amen."
    As an Indian name, it may be a variant transcription of Sheela (pronounced with a long vowel 'i'), and thus derived from Sanskrit meaning "character, conduct" - one that is virtuous.

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