Given Name TWILA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: TWIE-lə   [details]

Meaning & History

Meaning unknown. Perhaps based on the English word twilight, or maybe from a Cajun pronunciation of French étoile "star". It came into use as an American given name in the late 19th century.

Categories

celestial
VARIANT: Twyla
  United States
not
ranked
2016

Sources & References

  • Cleveland Kent Evans, The Great Big Book of Baby Names (2006)