Igbo mythological name or Polish, diminutive of Alicja"nobility"
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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Ala in Pop Culture
- Also means "wing" in Spanish