US Popularity:1629
Meaning:Free, independent; From the Malay Peninsula
Help baby spread their wings with zero limits with the name Malaya. This feminine name has Filipino roots and means “free” or “independent,” always reminding baby that their destiny is all theirs to decide. Malaya is also connected to the Malay Peninsula, which holds Malaysia, southern Thailand, and Myanmar. If you want to inspire baby to keep their mind open and explore different cultures and traditions, the name Malaya is sure to feed their wanderlust.

Malaya Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Malaya is currently #3512 on The Bump
Girl:Malaya is currently #2396 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Malaya is currently #1629 in U.S. births
Girl:Malaya is currently #847 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 139
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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