US Popularity:552
Other Origin(s):Irish
Meaning:Devotee of Saint Columba
With Scottish and Old Irish origins, Malcolm is a boy’s name meaning “devotee of Saint Columba.” Malcolm is a strong and traditional Scottish name that is still in regular use in the modern era. A royal name of Scotland, Malcolm was the name of four Scottish kings including the son of Duncan who succeeded the throne after Macbeth. To top off this fabulous name, Malcolm is found in many forms of entertainment, This includes the Harry Potter franchise and the television series Malcolm in the Middle.

Malcolm Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Malcolm is currently #790 on The Bump
Boy:Malcolm is currently #206 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Malcolm is currently #552 in U.S. births
Boy:Malcolm is currently #189 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
- 6
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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