Definition of mahalla in English:

mahalla

(also mhalla, mehalla, m'halla)

noun

  • An expeditionary unit of the Moroccan Army.

Origin

Late 19th century (in an earlier sense). FromMoroccan Arabic maḥalla (also colloquial meḥalla, mḥalla) mobile camp for ruler's troops on campaign from Arabic maḥalla stopping place, encampment.

Pronunciation

mahalla

/məˈhalə/