Meaning and Origin of: Kala

Girl name origins & meanings

  • Greek : Most beautiful
  • Hebrew : Laurel; crown
  • Hindi : Black; royal, time
  • Hindi : The black one; form of the Hindi goddess Devi
  • Hawaiian : Hesitating
  • Greek : Beauty
  • Greek : Pretty; bright-eyed

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Hindi : Black

Family name origins & meanings

  • Indian (Andhra Pradesh) : Hindu name from Sanskritkalā with several meanings, including ‘art’, ‘skill’, and ‘a part of division of something’.
  • Indian (Panjab) : Hindu (Brahman) name of unknown origin.
  • Indian (Kashmir) : variant of Kalla.
  • Polish : see Kalis.