Malia name meaning

Updated: March 15th, 2024
Gender: Girl
Origin: Hebrew
Usage: Hawaii, African, English, Hawaiian, Spanish, Swahili, Zuni, Greenlandic, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: mah-lee-ah
Meaning: Bitterness and Queen
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What does Malia mean?

Admired Malia's origin is Hebrew, meaning of Malia is "Bitterness or Queen" predominantly used in Spanish, Norwegian, Finnish, Greenlandic, English, Hawaii, Swahili, Danish, African, Swedish, Zuni and Hawaiian is bestowed upon girls.

Malia is variant of ceaseless, fashinable hot and biblical Maria. Maria is resulted from Mary. Maria is Latin and Greek form of Mirjam. Also Maria is Greek and Latin equivalent of Mirjam.

Renowned Maria has its origin in Hebrew language, Maria means "The Word Mirjam with the Meaning Bitterness and Wished for Child". Malia is version of durable and dominant Amalia. Amalia is a variant form of preeminent and perennial Emily.

Amalia is resulted from Emilie. Amalia is form of Germanic Names Beginning with Amal- in Latin language. Prominent Amalia came from Latin and Gothic, meaning of Amalia is "Efficient and Brave".

How do I pronounce Malia?

You can pronounce the two syllabled name Malia as mah-lee-ah. It can also be pronounced as m(a)-lia.

Variants of Malia

Maria, Mariam, Mariamne, Mirjam, Mahlia, Amalia, Maarja, Maraike, Mara, Angelamaria, Maite, Emily, Aimil, Amy, Mallia

Middle Names for Malia

Lilah, Caren, Colette, Allisson, Jorgie, Jany, view more middle names that goes with Malia

Names that rhyme with Malia

How popular is the name Malia?

Malia is a popular in United States where over 23757 new-borns have been given the name since 1919. When at its peak in 2009, the moniker grabbed the 191st spot and 1699 baby girls were given the name.

In addition to that, the first name has been in the top 500 baby names 19 times A common name in France with over 2038 new-borns have been given the name since 1965.

At the peak of its usage in 2017, it ranked 278th when 220 parents chose the moniker for their baby girls.

Malia is a familiar baby name in Switzerland, it has been in use since 1998 and was able to reach the top 100 names.

Recently in 2018, 86 babies were given Malia and it reached its peak ranking, 82 on girl names chart. Over 518 people have been named Malia in Switzerland. In England and Wales, Malia is a unique name where it has been in use since 2001 and has secured the place in top 900 names.

Recently in 2018, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 815 on girl names chart when 46 babies were named Malia. Over 317 babies in England and Wales have been named Malia.

Also, in Belgium, in just 10 years, it has made it to the top 400 names. Recently in 2018, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 373 on girl names chart when 28 babies were named Malia.

Over 150 babies in Belgium have been named Malia.

Malia is a rare baby name in Ireland, chances of it being still in use are very slim. Malia is a common name in Afghanistan, India, Indonesia, Algeria, Wallis and Futuna, Tonga and Uganda while somewhat familiar name in Nigeria, Kenya, Pakistan, Malawi, New Caledonia, Niger, Malaysia, Zambia, Haiti, New Zealand, Israel, Philippines, Papua New Guinea, Cameroon, American Samoa, Benin, Brazil, DR Congo and Fiji.

At least, 20000 people globally have been given the name as per our findings.

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What numbers say about Malia?

If you want to play with the big players, act like one. You prefer to deal with things that matter and leave out all the rest. Although you play tough all the time, deep inside, there's a sensitive soul capable of love. You hate copying others. Learn to be strong and perceptive. You are smart but prefer to play dumb to get things. In order to do something unprecedented, you have to refocus from what's not important such as gossip, partying and messing around to what's really important and that's your dreams and expanding your knowledge.

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  •  Green - Especially used in English venerable and dominant, Green is originated from English and a boy name, meaning of Green is "The Color Green"
  •  Remy - Meaning of Remy is From the Raven Farm, A Town in Central France or Champagne is originated from Latin and Old English, used commonly in English, Danish and Norwegian is given to both genders
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Famous people named Malia

  • Malia, singer from Malawi
  • Malia Jones, American model and surfer
  • Malia Hosaka, American professional wrestler
  • Malia Metella, French Olympic freestyle swimmer
  • Malia Scotch Marmo, American screenwriter and teacher
  • Malia Bautista in Teach the Bum as Actress
  • Maliah Michelle in Chocolate City as Actress
  • Malia Ashley Kerr in Strawberry Shortcake: Big Country Fun as Actress
  • Malia Tyler is notable for her acting in TV series Granite Flats
  • In 2004, Malia Grayham portrayed the role of Valentina in mystery film Fashion Murder Groove.
  • In 2005, Malia Fields portrayed the role of Carla in drama film Blue in Green.

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