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What does Mali mean?

Mali Pronunciation of Mali as a name for girls. The name Mali means "rival, eager work". Mali is a variant form of Amelia (Latin, Old German).



VARIANTS Milly, Millie, Melia, Meelia, Malia

RELATED FORMS VIA AMELIA Amalia, Amalie, Amaly, Delia, Malika, Meline



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How popular is Mali?

Mali is a rare given name for women but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#68569 out of 150436, Top 46%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Prominent alternative forms of Mali (NOT IN TOP 2000) rated in the Top 2000 are Amalia (#593 FROM RECENT DATA), Amalie, Amelia (#8), Delia (#1397), Malia (#254), Malika, Melia (#1968), Millie (#304) and Milly (#1871). Other variants, like Amaly, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Mali was more pronounced among parents in 2018 (USAGE OF 0.9%), except for versions such as Malika which have become less in vogue. Amalia, Amelia and Malia are three of the more trendy baby names in this compilation. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Amalia, Amalie, Amelia, Delia, Malia in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Malika, Melia, Millie, Milly in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Amelia, Millie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Mali is alike in pronunciation to Maelee, Maillie, Mala, Malea, Maleah, Maleia, Mallie, Mally, Mela, Mella, Melli, Mellie, Melly, Melya, Mila, Milla, Milli, Molli, Mollie, Molly and Myla. Other recommended sound-alike names are Ali, Alli, Bali, Cali, Cili, Hali, Ili, Kahli, Kaili, Kali, Kalli, Kayli, Kyli, Lali, Mab, Mable, Maci, Macie, Mady, Mae, Magali, Magli, Mahali, Mai, Maia, Mair, Mairi, Maji, Mal, Malita, Malke, Malori, Malvie, Mansi, Mara, Marci, Mari, Marin, Maris, Marji, Marni, Mary, Mat, Max, Maxi, Mazie, Mei, Mel, Miki, Mimi, Moll, Orali, Pali and Tali. These names tend to be more frequently used than Mali.

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