The name Kamala is a girl's name of Hindi origin meaning "lotus or pale red; or, a garden". Kamala and is often added to lists like Cool Girls' Names—Rare, Unique and Unusual and discussed in our forums with posts like "Release the 20 C.O.B.R.A.S. -- the anti-elimination game! (Girls)".
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A soft and sinuous multicultural choice, also another name for the Hindu goddess Lakshmi.. Former California Attorney General Kamala Harris, a rising star in the Democratic Party, was sworn in as her state's junior senator in January 2017 and instantly became one of the most visible critics of the Trump Administration. Harris makes Kamala one of the most recognizable Hindi names for girls.