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What does Mahala mean?

Mahala Pronunciation of Mahala 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.



OTHER FORMS VIA MAHALIA Mahalah, Mahalath, Mahalee, Mahali, Mahaliah, Mahalla, Mahelia, Mehalia



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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)

Mahala entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its top rank of #530 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mahala name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

Mahalia is the only other popular varying form of Mahala ranked in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Mahala was widespread among parents in the 1880s (USAGE OF 0.01%), but now, the version Mahala has fallen out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mahala, Mahalia in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Mahala and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Mahala is alike in pronunciation to Mahalya, Mihaela, Mihaila, Mihalia, Mihaliya and Mohala. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Camala, Kaala, Kahla, Maaja, Macaela, Maelle, Mafalda, Magali, Magaly, Magdala, Mahina, Mahra, Makara, Makayla, Makyla, Mal, Mala, Malana, Malea, Maleia, Mali, Malia, Mally, Maraya, Marla, Marsala, Masada, Matana, Mayana, Mela, Mella, Michala, Mila, Milla, Mykala, Myla, Nahara, Natala, Pamala, Sahara, Samala, Zahara and Zahava. These names tend to be more commonly used than Mahala.

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