US Popularity:437
Other Origin(s):Pacific Islander
Meaning:My angel
Malakai is a boy's first name with a couple of origins and meanings. It stems from the Hebrew name Malachi, inspired by a prophet in the Hebrew Bible. Through this lens, it means "my angel," which is a wonderful sentiment for a parent bringing a new baby into their home. Malakai shares Pacific Islander roots and is particularly associated with the Polynesian countries Tonga and Fiji. Cute nicknames and similar-sounding choices include Kai, Mal, Makai, Malik, and Mikah.

Malakai Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Malakai is currently #1598 on The Bump
Boy:Malakai is currently #885 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Malakai is currently #437 in U.S. births
Boy:Malakai is currently #226 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 5
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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