What does Malachi mean?
(male) Malchi, Mallachi, ..
(female) Malami, Malasha, ..
How popular is Malachi?
Malachi is a rare first name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#38464 out of 150436, Top 26%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name history of Malachi for boys. Malachi reached its peak rank of #150 in the U.S. in 2006, and is currently at #179. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed comparison of the history of Malachi and associated names. Malachy, Malaki (#1132 from recent data) and Malik (#376) are the popular related forms of Malachi (#179 from recent data) ranked in the Top 2000. Usage of these forms of Malachi reached its most widespread in the year 1996 (adoption of 0.2%) and is almost as conventional today (adoption 0.2%, down 25%), but with the form Malik becoming less fashionable. Malachi is the most fashionable baby name among these.
Recommended names are Baruchi, Jaladhi, Jeladhi (see Jaladhi), Machin, Mainchin, Makai▲, Makani, Makari, Malcam, Malchior, Malcom, Malki, Manoach, March, Melacio and Menashi. These names tend to be more frequently used than Malachi.