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Malla (Devanagari: मल्ल) may refer to the following:

  • Malla (Mallar), an ethnic group found in Southern India.
  • Malla (India), an ancient dynasty in India, one of the sixteen Mahajanapadas
  • Malla (Nepal), a dynasty in Nepal
  • Khasa Malla, a dynasty which ruled the kingdom of Yatse (aka Malla kingdom) in west Tibet and west Nepal, influential from the 12th to the 14th century; unrelated to the Malla dynasty of the Kathmandu valley
  • Malla (surname), a surname amongst
  • Malla-yuddha, a Sanskrit term for a wrestler or boxer
  • Malla-yuddham, a tamil word which describes a fighter,'mal or malla means valour' and 'yuddham means fighting'
  • Mallar Kambam, an fighting art practiced in South India, it is a tamil word which means 'mallar an ancient warrior tribe of south india, malla means brave' and 'kambam means pillar'[1]
  • Malla Rudenschöld, the nickname for Magdalena Rudenschöld, a Swedish conspirator
  • Malla Silfverstolpe, a Swedish salon hostess