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Malaia name meaning

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<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Malaia mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Malaia

User Submitted Origins

Hawaiian
47%
English
26%
Polynesian/Hawaiian
16%
Filipino (Philippines)
5%
Swahili
5%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Philippines says the name Malaia means "Malaya or Malaia means Freedom".
  2. A submission from California, U.S. says the name Malaia means "Beautiful princess".
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Wiktionary

From English Malay, from Malay Melayu.

  1. feminine equivalent of malai

Fun Facts about the name Malaia

  • How Popular is the name Malaia? Malaia is the 25,523rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Malaia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 235 babies born with the first name Malaia in the United States. That's more than enough people named Malaia to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Malaia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1997 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Malaia first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Malaia is Saturday, January 5th, 1935.
  • What year had the most people named Malaia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Malaia was in 2019 with a total of 30 babies.
  • Random Malaia Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Malaia is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Malaia: The name spelled backwards is Aialam. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Iaalam. How do you pronounce that?
  • Malaia name meaning

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