Igbo, Polish, diminutive of Alicja

Ala Origin and Meaning

The name Ala is a girl's name meaning "nobility".

Ala is the Igbo earth goddess whose symbol is the crescent moon. In a very different vein, Ala can be a diminutive for Alicja or Alexandra or really any other name with an A at both ends and an L in the middle. Ala is also an Arabic name meaning "excellence, supremacy"; could be confused as a homonym for Allah, or as part of a phrase like a la mode.

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  • Also means "wing" in Spanish