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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Jhala

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Hindi झाला (jhālā)

  1. (music) In Hindustani classical music, the fast-paced conclusion of a raga, often characterized by the overwhelming of the melodic component by the rhythmic component.

Notable Persons Named Jhala

Jhala Nath Khanal is a 35th Prime Minister of Nepal. Jhala was born on May 20th, 1950 in Kathmandu.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Jhala U.S.
  White 7.84% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 87.58% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Jhala

People with the last name Jhala are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Jhala

  • How Popular is the name Jhala? Jhala is the 79,593rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Jhala was the 114,424th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Jhala have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6 babies born with the first name Jhala in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Jhala? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2002 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Jhala born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jhala was in 2002 with a total of 6 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Jhala: Your name in reverse order is Alahj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ajhla. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Jhala? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 153 people with the last name Jhala.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Jhala? Jhala is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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Past life for Jhala born Jul 22, 1982

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Hungary approximately on 1775. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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