There are multiple origins and meanings for extremely popular name Amalia:
1. Latin name, derived from the ancient Greek word ἀμᾰλός [amalos] meaning - "soft, weak, helpless"
2. Indonesian, Turkic (Azeri, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Tatar Амалия, Uzbek), Armenian (Ամալիա), Dagestanian, etc. form of the Arabic name Amal and translates as - "hope, expectation"
3. Comes from the name Amelia etymology (definition) - "soft, weak; better; honey"
4. Indonesian name, derived from the word amaliah meaning - "charitable".