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Boy Names Starting with Mal-

Mal- baby names and what they mean, with 12 results. Mal- names are used more often as feminine names. These boy names were at the top of their popularity 19 years ago (adoption of 0.3%) and are almost as popular today (adoption 0.2%, 22.3%), but with names such as Malik becoming less stylish. Malachi (#162) and Malaki (#993) are two of the more trendy names for newborns in this list, while Malicki (top 19%) and Malhi (36%) are familiar Mal- last names. Here is the list of Mal- names for girls.

Mal- names

Malachi - Malvin

Malachi and variantsMalachi, var. Malachie, Malachy, Malaki, Malakia, Malakie, Malechy, Malaquias, Maleki, Malequi
Derivative of Hebrew word. "Messenger of God." Malachai is also a somewhat popular boys' name.

Malak
From Arabic word. "Angel." Common as surname. Compare Malak (upper 16%) with common -lak last names Mallak (upper 36%), Maslak (34%). See also Malakia.

Malchior, Malkior1
Var. of Melchior. Origin fr. Polish, Persian, Farsi languages. .. From Christian tradition, the name of .. Unique. Malchior and Malkior are not listed in the US Demographics.

Malcolm and variantsMalcolm, var. Malcom, Malcolum, Malkolm
Origin fr. Scottish, Gaelic. "Devotee of Saint Columba." Malcolm (upper 29%) and Malcom (95%) are frequently occurring first names, while Malcolum and Malkolm are unconventional.

Malden, var. Maldon
Origin fr. Old English language. Possibly "strong warrior's valley" .. Malden and Maldon are rarely used as birth names.

Malik and variantsMalik, var. Maleek, Maleeq, Malek, Maliq, Malique, Mallik
Based on Arabic word. "Sovereign." Malik and variants became less trendy last year, dropping -388 positions as children's names with Malek dropping the most.

Malin, var. Mallen, Mallin, Mallon
Stems fr. Old English word. "Little strong warrior." Mallen and variants are rarely found as masculine names.

Malki, var. Malcam, Malkam, Malkiel, Malkior2, Malkiya
Root fr. Hebrew. "My king." Compare surnames Malli (top 60%), Malhi (36%).

Mallory and variantsMallory, var. Mallery, Mallorie, Malory
Source fr. Old French element. "Unlucky." Less widespread today. Mallory was the form last found (1950-1959) in the Top 2000.

Malmun
Form of Maimon. Source fr. Arabic element. "Faithful, dependable." Not often used as a baby name.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mal- names: Malachi, Malachy, Malaki, Malcolm, Malcom

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mal- names: Maleek, Malek, Malik, Maliq, Malique

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mal- names: Mallory, Malvin

Melvin and variantsMalvin1, Malvyn1, Malvynn
Forms of Melvin. .. (Irish, Gaelic) "polished chief". Malvin is popular as a baby name among the versions of Melvin.

Malvin2, var. Malvinn, Malvyn2
Variant of Melvin. Malvin, Malvinn and Malvyn are rarely found as masculine names, and Malvin is found often (top 37%) as a surname.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Mal- names for boys.

1. Malachi - Malvin
Malachi [Malaki, Maleki, Malakia, Malakie, Malequi, Malechy, Malachy, Malaquias, ..], Malak, Melchior [Malkior, Malchior], Malcolm [Malcom, Malkolm, Malcolum], Malden [Maldon], Malik [Malek, Maliq, Maleeq, Mallik, Maleek, Malique], Malin [Mallen, Mallin, Mallon], Malki [Malcam, Malkam, Malkiel, Malkior, Malkiya], Mallory [Malory, Mallery, Mallorie], Maimon [Malmun], Melvin [Malvin, Malvyn, Malvynn], Malvin [Malvyn, Malvinn]

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