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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 22 years ago (ADOPTION OF 0.3%) and are almost as popular today (ADOPTION 0.2%, 18%), but with names such as Malik becoming less stylish. Malachi (#155) is the most trendy name for newborns in this list, while Malecha (TOP 18%) and Malara (33%) are familiar Mal- last names. Here is the list of Mal- names for girls.

Mal- names

Malachi - Malvin

Malachi and variants

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

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

Malkior1, Malchior
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 variants

Malcolm, var. Malkolm, Malcolum, Malcom
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 variants

Malik, var. Mallik, Malique, Maliq, Malek, Maleeq, Maleek
Based on Arabic word. "Sovereign." Malik has faded in favor as a children's name since 1996.

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

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

Mallory and variants

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

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

Malvin and variants

Malvin1, var. Malvyn1, Malvinn
Variant of Melvin. Malvin, Malvinn and Malvyn are rarely found as masculine names, and Malvin is found often (TOP 37%) as a surname.

Malvynn, Malvyn2, Malvin2
Forms of Melvin. .. (Irish, Gaelic) "polished chief". Malvin is popular as a baby name among the versions of Melvin.

Quick Reference

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

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

Usage comparison for Mal- names