Origin:Filipino
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.
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