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  1. a female given name.
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Examples from the Web for mahala

Historical Examples

  • And Aunt Mahala is very good about the house, and minds mother.

    The King Of Beaver, and Beaver Lights

    Mary Hartwell Catherwood

  • She might be compulsorily a Mahala, yet was still, at heart, a white woman.

    Buckskin Mose

    Buckskin Mose

  • "That must be a beggar, but I do not see him," said Mahala, looking around.

  • This made him feel a little better, for Mahala had a very "sweet tooth."

  • My poor mother called me Mahala Ann—an' me too leetle to fight back.

    Janice Day

    Helen Beecher Long