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Malina

What does Malina mean?

Malina Pronunciation of Malina [ma-li-na] as a girls' name is of Hawaiian origin, and the meaning of Malina is "peace". Also nickname of Madelina.

Related girl names: Malana, Madeline, Melina and Melinda.

Associated with: peace.

Variations

3 alternative forms via Madelina: Madalaina, Madalena and Madelena.

Creative forms:
(female) Malima, ..

(male) Malima, Malino, ..

Middle name pairings:
Malina Kinsley (M.K.), ..

How popular is Malina?

Malina is a rare given name for women but a very popular surname for all people (#24857 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Malina was first listed in 1999 and reached its peak position of #1399 in the U.S. in the year 2009, and is presently at #1538. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Malina name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Malina outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with similar and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Malina (#1538 in 2015) are Madeline (#90 in 2015), Melina (#594) and Melinda (#1381). Other variants, like Madelena, are seldom used. These forms of Malina reached the apex of their popularity in the year 2008 (average #807) and are somewhat less conventional today (#900, 34.9%), with the form Melinda becoming somewhat outmoded. Melina is the most contemporarily stylish girl name here.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Malina, Madeline, Melina, Melinda in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Madeline, Melina outside U.S.

Similar Names

Malina is pronounced similarly to Malaney, Malanie, Malena, Mallina, Melaina, Melana, Melani, Melania, Melany, Meleana, Meleena, Mellina, Meloni, Melony, Milana, Mileena, Milena, Miliana and Miliani. Other recommended names are Aaliya, Adalina, Calina, Dahlina, Dalina, Daline, Daliya, Dallina, Darina, Erlina, Halima, Jaina, Jalaina, Jalin, Jalisa, Jaliza, Jamina, Kolina, Latina, Madira, Madona, Mahina, Maida, Maira, Maisa, Maiya, Malea, Mali, Malissa, Malka, Malkia, Marcina, Marin, Marine, Marinna, Marleina, Marlena, Marlisa, Marna, Marnina, Masina, Matrina, Maylene, Melene, Melia, Meline, Palila, Paolina, Raina, Salima, Salinda, Shalina, Tabina, Valena, Waldina and Yamina. These names tend to be more commonly used than Malina.

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