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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Malaquias

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Borrowing from Latin Malachias, from Ancient Greek Μαλαχίας (Malakhías), from Hebrew מַלְאָכִי.

  1. (biblical) Malachi (book of the Old Testament)
  2. (biblical) Malachi (a prophet)

Notable Persons Named Malaquias

Malaquías Montoya is a in the fields of drawing, painting, murals, and silkscreen. Malaquías was born in 1938 in Albuquerque, New Mexico.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Malaquias

Arturo was born on April 16th, 1975 in Toluca.


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Popularity of Malaquias as a last name

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Common last names for Malaquias

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Malaquias U.S.
  White 80.15% 64.26%
  African American 3.68% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 15.44% 16.26%

Of Last Name Malaquias

People with the last name Malaquias are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Malaquias

  • How Popular is the name Malaquias? Malaquias is the 45,125th most popular name of all time. As a last name Malaquias was the 126,018th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Malaquias have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 58 babies born with the first name Malaquias in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Malaquias? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1996 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Malaquias first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Malaquias is Thursday, November 3rd, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Malaquias born? The highest recorded use of the first name Malaquias was in 2017 with a total of 9 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Malaquias: Your name in reverse order is Saiuqalam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aisamualq. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Malaquias? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 136 people with the last name Malaquias.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Malaquias? Malaquias is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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