Shakayla- An early Latin phrase usually meaning 'strong-willed' or 'leading'. A website on the internet sudjests that 'Shakayla' was originated from Shakila, meaning 'pretty'. Shakayla has been and still is used as a name, though not common. Those named Shakayla are usually quite happy and are often rather broad-minded. They generally enjoy being the centre of attention and are not withdrawn from happenings that occur in front of an audience. Although Shakayla's can be cutting and/or good at being verbally abusive, sarcastic and rude, they are often true to their word and would always be there for friends and family. Shakayla's are often eccentric and weird.