Amalia (given name)

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Amalia
Gender Female
Language(s) German
Origin
Meaning Industrious
Other names
See also Amelia, Amalka

Amalia is a female given name. It is derived from the Germanic word amal meaning "work", and connotes "industrious" and "fertile". It is also used as a Hebrew name. In Hebrew it means labor of God (or in Latin, opus dei). The name was popular among early Zionist pioneers. A variant spelling is Amalie.

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