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Meaning of the name Nala

[ 2 syll. na-la, nal-a ] The baby girl name Nala is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced as NAA-Laa- †. Nala has its origins in the Arabic and African-Swahili languages. It is used largely in English, Indian, and Swahili. African-Swahili origin: It is derived literally from the word nala which is of the meaning 'lioness'. The name is used in Tansania, East Africa. See Nala for more information.

In addition, Nala is a form of the Arabic and English Nahla.

Forms of Nala include the English Nalah, the name Nalea, the name Nalia, the name Nalla, and the name Nallah.

Nala is not commonly used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. In 2012, among the family of girl names directly related to Nala, Nahla was the most popular.

Baby names that sound like Nala include Nahla, Nahlah, Nalah, Nahal, Nalo, Nawal, Nayelee, Nayeley, Nayelie, Neala, Neali, Nealie, Nealy, Neela, Neely, Neila, Neili, Neily, Neli, and Nelia.

† Pronunciation for Nala: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"

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