Name Tekla Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Tekla


Tekla is a ♀ girl’s name.

Origin of the name Tekla

Tekla is a Nordic and Hungarian variant of the name Thekla, which derived from the ancient Greek name Theokleia.

What is the meaning of the name Tekla?

Tekla means “glory of God” (from ancient Greek “theós/θεός” = god/deity + “kleos/κλέος” = glory).

Pronunciation of Tekla

Variants of the name Tekla


Popularity of the name Tekla

The name Tekla is ranked #6919 overall.

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