Mesila Name Meaning & Origin
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I like that it is three simple syllables.
(And...Anagramatically, it reads as "A SMILE")
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I chose Mesila as my name in later life having grown weary of being called "Laura". Mesila has an exotic slinkiness and also a feminine softness to it. I chose it for esoteric reasons.
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- Meanings and history of the name Mesila
It derives from the Hebrew word M'sila which literally means "Elevated Highway" and in the figurative sense means "High Path".
M'sila is also the name of a province in Algeria.
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Aleister Crowley wrote extensive treatises about magickal experiences he had in the deserts of Algeria, especially M'sila, in 1909.