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Mahalya

What does Mahalya mean?

Mahalya Pronunciation of Mahalya [ma-halya] as a name for girls is of Hebrew derivation, and Mahalya means "who is like God?". Mahalya is an alternate spelling of Michaela (Hebrew): Latin feminine variation of Michael.

Variations

Mahalya has 4 variants: Mihaela, Mihaila, Mihalia and Mihaliya.

4 more alternative forms via Michaela: Macaela, Makayla, Makyla and Mykala.

Creative forms:
(female) Mehalya, Mohalya, ..

(male) Mahama, Mahary, ..

Middle name pairings:
Mahalya Elyse (M.E.), ..

How popular is Mahalya?

Mahalya is a rare first name for women. Mahalya is a rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Mahalya (outside Top 2000) are Makayla (#143 last year), Michaela (#496), Mykala and Makyla. These relations of Mahalya were at the height of their popularity 10 years ago (adoption of 0.5%) and have become much less widespread since (adoption 0.2%, 66.4%), with versions like Michaela becoming somewhat dated. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Makayla, Makyla, Michaela, Mykala in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Makayla, Michaela outside U.S.

Similar Names

Mahalya is alike in pronunciation to Mahala, Mahalah, Mahalee, Mahali, Mahalia, Mahaliah, Mahalla, Mahelia, Mehalia and Mohala. Other suggested similar names are Aalya, Amalya, Antalya, Chanya, Chaya, Dahnya, Dalya, Galya, Ghaliya, Janaya, Kathaleya, Lalya, Maaja, Maarva, Macaria, Madalyn, Madalynn, Madella, Madlyn, Mafalda, Maffalda, Magaley, Magali, Magalie, Magaly, Magdala, Mahalath, Mahra, Makara, Mala, Malana, Malea, Malia, Malka, Mally, Manya, Maralina, Maralyn, Maralynn (see Marilyn), Maraya, Marella, Marelyn, Marilda, Marilyn, Marlea, Marlys, Marsala, Marsalla, Marya, Masada, Matana, Matelda, Mathilda, Maya, Mayana, Melya, Meralda, Michala, Nastalya, Nataliya, Natalya, Natanya, Tahnya, Talya and Thalya. These names tend to be more frequently used than Mahalya.

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