Other Origin(s):Hebrew
Meaning:Perhaps, probably; Of Maria; Wished-for child; Beloved; Star of the sea; Bitterness
Malia, a Hawaiian girl's name, means "perhaps" or "probably," but there'll be no maybes about how much you love them. A variant of Maria or Mary, it can also translate to "wished-for child," "beloved," "star of the sea," or "bitterness." It's perfect for paying tribute to any special Marys or Marias in your life. With this name, baby can set their sights on being the next Malia in the White House, after first daughter Malia Obama.
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