US Popularity:873
Mallory is a gender-neutral name of French origin. While its literal translation is "unlucky," this name offers plenty of vintage vibes and classic charm. Children's author Enid Blyton created a whole other world in her novel series Malory Towers based on the lives of schoolgirls in a British boarding school. Mallory is also the surname of English mountain climber George Mallory who scaled the heights of Mount Everest in the 1920s. Whatever you take from it, Mallory is a delightful choice for your little boy or girl. It can also be shortened to Mal or Lorrie to create a cute nickname.

Famous People Named Mallory

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  • Molla Mallory
    Tennis Player

Mallory Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Mallory is currently #629 on The Bump
Boy:Mallory is currently #365 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Mallory is currently #454 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Mallory is currently #873 in U.S. births
Boy:Mallory is currently #11680 in U.S. births
Girl:Mallory is currently #429 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 104
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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