What does Malachi mean?
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 popularity 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 usage of Malachi and associated names. Malaki and Malik (#376 from recent data) are the popular related forms of Malachi (#179 from recent data) ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of these forms of Malachi reached its most widespread in the year 2007 (adoption of 0.6%) and is somewhat less today (adoption 0.48%, down 19.23%), with the form Malaki becoming less fashionable. Malachi and Malik are two of the more fashionable baby names among these, and there is a resurgence in baby name usage for Malachi. (2014 Birth Statistics)