Malika

First Name
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Malika mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Malika

"Malika" is a name of Arabic origin, and it means "Queen". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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From Arabic مَلِكَة (malika, “queen”).

  1. A female given name, the female version of the title Malik ("King" in Arabic).

Notable Persons Named Malika

Malika Oufkir is a writer. Malika was born on April 2nd, 1953 in Marrakesh, Morocco.

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Malika Ayane is a pop rock musician. She has been prominent since 2007. Malika was born on January 31st, 1984.

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She holds the title Miss France 2010. Malika was born Malika Ménard on July 14th, 1987 in Rennes, France.

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Malika Pukhraj is a folk music, ghazal, and pakistani folk music musician. Malika was born in Jammu.

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Malika Bilal is a digital producer / co-host of the stream, al jazeera english, the stream, digital producer / co-host ofthe stream, and al jazeera english(2012-present). She was most active from 2006 to present. Malika was born in Chicago.

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Malika was born in 16.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Malika

She holds the title Princess of Morocco and Morocco. Princess was born as the child of Mohammed V of Morocco and Lalla Abla bint Tahar on March 14th, 1933 in Rabat.

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How popular is the baby name Malika in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1966 6 6 0
1967 5 5 0
1969 19 19 0
1970 39 39 0
1971 43 43 0
1972 60 60 0
1973 58 58 0
1974 106 106 0
1975 115 115 0
1976 92 92 0
1977 95 95 0
1978 117 117 0
1979 94 94 0
1980 95 90 5
1981 99 99 0
1982 73 73 0
1983 76 76 0
1984 75 75 0
1985 65 65 0
1986 73 73 0
1987 100 100 0
1988 80 80 0
1989 80 80 0
1990 126 126 0
1991 120 120 0
1992 149 149 0
1993 154 154 0
1994 145 145 0
1995 154 149 5
1996 183 183 0
1997 138 131 7
1998 117 109 8
1999 111 111 0
2000 112 107 5
2001 113 107 6
2002 84 84 0
2003 94 94 0
2004 71 71 0
2005 59 59 0
2006 57 57 0
2007 65 65 0
2008 58 58 0
2009 38 38 0
2010 52 52 0
2011 62 62 0
2012 81 81 0
2013 61 61 0
2014 80 80 0
2015 54 54 0
2016 85 85 0

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Fun Facts about the name Malika

  • How Popular is the name Malika? Malika is the 4,096th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Malika have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,288 babies born with the first name Malika in the United States. That's more than enough people named Malika to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Malika? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1966 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Malika first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Malika is Sunday, July 10th, 1898.
  • What year had the most people named Malika born? The highest recorded use of the first name Malika was in 1996 with a total of 183 babies.
  • Random Malika Factoid: According to the 1983 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Malika is not a popular baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1983.
  • Weird things about the name Malika: Your name in reverse order is Akilam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Amliak. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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