The name Mahershala means Swift Are The Spoils, Speedy Is The Plunder and is of Hebrew origin. Mahershala is a name that's been primarily used for boys.
In the Bible, Maher-shalal-hash-baz was the second son of the prophet Isaiah. This is the longest name/word used in the Bible. Mahershala Ali, (real name Mahershalalhashbaz) is an award-winning American actor.