HLA (on Spanish Messaging Apps)

What Does HLA Mean?

(¿Que Significa HLA?)

HLA means "hola." ("Hola" means "hello" in English.)

When messaging, Spanish speakers often drop letters from common words.

Summary of Key Points

"hola" is the most common definition for HLA on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
4: Difficult to guess (if you're not Spanish)
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

Example of HLA Used in a Text


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