Meaning and name origin
Mahelia \ma-helia, mahe-lia\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Mahelia is "tender one". Mahelia is a variant of Mahalia (Hebrew): also possibly from an Aramaic name meaning "marrow".
Mahelia is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Mahelia and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Mahala. (2014 statistics).