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Pala - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity

Spelling of Pala
P-A-L-A, is a 4-letter male given name.
Pronunciation of Pala
PAH luh
Origin of Pala
The name 'Pala' has its origins in Sanskrit, an ancient language of India. In Sanskrit, names are often derived from words that have specific meanings. The word 'pala' means 'protector' or 'guardian'.
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Popularity of Pala
The name 'Pala' is relatively uncommon and has not reached high levels of popularity. It is not listed among the top names in any country or region.
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Etymology of Pala

The etymology of the name 'Pala' can be traced back to Sanskrit. The word 'pala' is derived from the Sanskrit root 'pal', which means 'to protect' or 'to guard'. The name carries the connotation of being a protector or guardian.

Cultural Significance of Pala

In Sanskrit and Indian culture, names hold great importance and are often chosen based on their meanings and significance. The name 'Pala' is associated with the qualities of protection and guardianship. It may be given to a child with the hope that they will grow up to be a strong and dependable individual who can safeguard and care for others.