What does Kala mean?
Kala /kala/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Variant of Kali.
Kala▼ has 1 alternative form via Kali: Kalli.Kreatif forms: Kasla, Kiala. [more]
How popular is Kala?
Kala is a very popular first name for women (#1687 out of 4276, Top 39%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#43546 out of 150436, Top 29%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Kala for girls. Kala entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its peak rank of #543 in the U.S. in the year 1990, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Kala and associated names. Prominent related forms of Kala listed in the Top 1000 are Kali (#262 in 2014) and Calista. Adoption of these girl names was at its apex in 1999 (usage of 0.3687%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.246%, ▼33.3%), with the forms Calista and Kala becoming less fashionable. Kali (#262) is the most fashionable name for newborns in this list. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Kala▼ is alike in pronunciation to Caela, Caila, Cala, Cali▲, Calla, Cayla▼, Kaala, Kaela▼, Kaelah, Kaeli, Kahla, Kahli, Kaila▼, Kailah, Kaili, Kalae, Kalah, Kalea, Kaleah, Kalee, Kalei, Kaley▼, Kalia, Kalie, Kalla, Kally, Kaly, Kayla▲, Kaylah▼, Kaylea, Kaylha, Kayli▼, Kaylla, Keala, Kealy, Keela, Keila, Keyla, Kilea, Kyla▲, Kylah, Kylea and Kyli. Other recommended similar baby names are Gala, Hala, Kahle, Kaia▲, Kalan, Kalle, Kama, Kara▲, Karla▲, Kata, Katla, Kaya▼, Kayle, Klea, Kyall, Kyle▼, Lala, Mala and Vala. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kala.