What does Amala mean?
Amala /ama-la/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced ah-MAL-ah. It is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Amala is "hope". Variant of Amal, which is also of Hindi origin, meaning "pure" in Sanskrit.
How popular is Amala?
Amala is an uncommon first name for women. Amala is an equally rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Amala for girls. Amala has yet to be ranked in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Amala is alike in pronunciation to Amalea, Amalee, Amalia▼, Amalie, Amaliya, Amaly, Amalya, Amelia▲, Amelya, Amilia, Amilya, Emali, Emalia and Emila. Other suggested similar baby names are Adala, Alala, Amada, Amaia, Amana, Amara▲, Amata, Amaya▲, Amil, Analia▼, Anela and Ayala. These names tend to be more commonly used than Amala.