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What does Kalah mean?

Kalah Pronunciation of Kalah [kalah] as a girls' name. The name Kalah means "slim and fair". Kalah is a version of Kayla (Irish, Gaelic): from Caoilainn.

Associated with: fair (beautiful).


Kalah has 21 variants: Caela, Caihla, Caila, Cala, Calla, Cayla, Caylie, Kaala, Kaela, Kaelah, Kahla, Kaila, Kailagh, Kailah, Kalae, Kalla, Kaylah, Kaylha, Kaylie, Kaylla and Keyla.

3 more relations via Kayla: Kayle, Kaylin and Kaylyn.

Creative forms:
(female) Kellah, Kolah, ..

(male) Kaler, Kapar, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kalah Acacia (K.A.), ..

How popular is Kalah?

Kalah is an unusual first name for females. Kalah is also an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Kalah (not ranked) are Kayla (#115 from recent data), Kaylie (#551), Kaylin (#619), Keyla (#807), Kaylyn (#1270), Kaila (#1558), Calla (#1565), Kaylah (#1684), Cayla (#1731), Caylie, Kaela, Kailah and Kayle. Adoption of these forms of Kalah was widespread 20 years ago (average #1003) and is now much lower (#1376, 81.6% less usage), with versions such as Kayla becoming somewhat dated. Keyla is the most trendy birth name among these. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Calla, Cayla, Caylie, Kaela, Kaila in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kailah, Kayla, Kaylah, Kayle, Kaylie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kaylin, Kaylyn, Keyla in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kayla outside U.S.

Similar Names

Kalah is pronounced similarly to Cali, Calli, Cally, Kaelee, Kaeley, Kailee, Kaili, Kala, Kalea, Kaleah, Kalee, Kali, Kalli, Kallie, Kally, Kaylea, Kaylei, Kayley, Kealey, Kealy, Keila, Kelli, Kelly, Kilee and Kylie. Other suggested similar names are Alah, Barah, Bulah, Carah, Carlah, Daliah, Dalyah, Dayah, Farah, Ganah, Halah, Janah, Kailan, Kalan, Kalana, Kalen, Kalilah, Kalin, Kallan, Kalle, Kalyn, Kama, Kamilah, Kara, Karah, Karan, Karas, Karla, Karlah, Kata, Katla, Kaya, Kiah, Kyrah, Laliah, Lanah, Laylah, Lelah, Maiah, Maleah, Malkah, Marah, Nailah, Nylah, Ramah, Sabah, Salmah, Sarah, Talmah and Tarah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kalah.

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