Other Origin(s):African, Arabic
Meaning:Noble, Elevation; Exaltedness; Power; Greatness; Goddess of fertility, creativity, and the earth
Ala is a short and sweet name of German origin. It is thought to come from the popular moniker Alice, which means “noble,” sure to remind baby of how admired and honorable they are. Gender-neutral, Ala also has some Arabic roots and is believed to mean “elevation,” “exaltedness,” “power,” and “greatness,” setting your little fearless leader up with the confidence to succeed from day one. The name Ala is borne by an Igbo earth goddess who is the deity of fertility, creativity, and the earth, making it a beautiful choice to show baby how powerful they are.
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