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Gender: F Origin of Nala: African, meaning unknown Nala's Popularity in 2015: #946

A Disneyfied name -- Nala was the friend who became the wife of Simba, hero of "The Lion King." It was chosen for his daughter by Keenen Ivory Wayans.

Famous People Named Nala

Nala Wayans, daughter of Keenan Ivory Wayans

Pop Culture References for the name Nala

Nala (Swahili word meaning"gift"), from "The Lion King"
Nala, the main characters cat from the 'House Of Night' series (PC Cast).