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Melek name meaning

Last Name
177
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
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Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Melek

User Submitted Origins

Turkish
67%
Arabic
33%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Finland, the name Melek means "Angel and king".
  2. 4 people from all over the world agree the name Melek is of Arabic origin and means "Angel".
  3. According to a user from Brazil, the name Melek means "King".
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Wiktionary

From Arabic مَلَك‎ (malak, “angel”).

  1. A female given name from Arabic

Notable Persons Named Melek

Notable Persons Named Melek

Melek Hu

Melek was born on January 27th, 1989 in China.

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Melek Ahmed

Melek Ahmed was a Grand Vizier of the Ottoman Empire and List of Ottoman Grand Viziers. Melek was born in 1604. He breathed his last breath in 1662.

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Melek Tourhan

Her most notable accomplishments were from 1914 to 1917. Melek was born as the child of Jeshm Afet Hanimefendi on October 27th, 1869 in Istanbul. Melek is also known as Sultana Melek. She left this life on February 4th, 1956.

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Melek Mazici

Melek was born on November 25th, 1956.

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Melek Amet

Melek Amet was a modeling. Melek was born on October 4th, 1960 in Bucharest, Romania. She passed away on May 22nd, 2008.

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Melek Bilge

Melek Bilge is a basketball player for the Galatasaray S.K. (women's basketball) in the Turkish Women's Basketball League. Her ongoing career started in 2005. Melek was born on March 23rd, 1989 in Istanbul.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Melek

Notable Persons With the Last Name Melek

Abdurrahman Melek

Abdurrahman was born in 1896. He died in 1978.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Melek U.S.
  White 78.53% 64.26%
  African American 6.78% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 6.21% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 6.21% 16.26%

Of Last Name Melek

People with the last name Melek are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Melek

  • How Popular is the name Melek? Melek is the 23,878th most popular name of all time. As a last name Melek was the 101,737th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Melek have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 266 babies born with the first name Melek in the United States. That's more than enough people named Melek 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 Melek? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Melek first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Melek is Sunday, August 10th, 1902.
  • What year had the most people named Melek born? The highest recorded use of the first name Melek was in 2009 with a total of 21 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Melek: The name spelled backwards is Kelem. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Keelm. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Melek? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 177 people with the last name Melek.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Melek? Melek is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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