Jala is a name that has an Arabic origin. The meaning of Jala translates to 'great' or 'special one' or 'illustrious'. It is also said to have Persian and African origins. It is said that a person named Jala can see things clearly and articulate your thoughts precisely is essential in any area of life - from work to relationships. And because of this, people are naturally drawn to your clarity of thought and ability to shed light on complex situations.