What does Mahala mean?
Mahala /ma-ha-la/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced ma-HAH-lah. It is of Native American Indian origin, and the meaning of Mahala is "woman". Also variant of Mahalia.
How popular is Mahala?
Mahala is an uncommon first name for women but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#45149 out of 150436, Top 30%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Mahala for girls. Mahala entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its top rank of #528 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)