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Mala is the name of several characters from the DC Universe.

The first Mala is an Amazon who grew up alongside Wonder Woman on Paradise Island and acted as the warden of Reformation Island as an adult. Another character called Mala is an Amazon from Bana-Mighdall, who lost her left eye when a demon spit fire in her face.

The second Mala is a Kryptonian criminal who attempted to take over Krypton with his brothers Kizo and U-Ban, only to be stopped by Jor-El and placed in suspended animation. The DCAU introduced a female version of the Kryptonian Mala, which is an ally of the terrorist Jax-Ur and an Phantom Zoner.

Mala of Themyscira was created by William Moulton Marston and Harry G. Peter, first appearing in All-Star Comics #8 (1942). The Kryptonian Mala was created by William Woolfolk and Al Plastino, first appearing in Superman #65 (1954). Mala of Bana-Mighdall was created by William Messner-Loebs and Mike Deodato, Jr., first appearing in Wonder Woman (Volume 2) #0 (1994).

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