First Name
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 Malis

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  • A user from Cambodia says the name Malis is of Cambodian origin and means "Jasmine".
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  1. plural of mali

malis was also found in the following language(s): Latin

Notable Persons With the Last Name Malis

Claire Malis was an actor and actress. Claire was born on February 17th, 1943 in Gary, Indiana, U.S. Claire is also known as Claire Malis Callaway, Callaway, and Claire Malis. She breathed her last breath on August 24th, 2012.


David was born in 1957.


Cy Malis was a baseball player. Cy was born on February 26th, 1907 in Philadelphia. He breathed his last breath on January 12th, 1971.


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Popularity of Malis as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Malis U.S.
  White 92.56% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 3.51% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.24% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.65% 16.26%

Of Last Name Malis

People with the last name Malis are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Malis

  • How Popular is the name Malis? As a last name Malis was the 44,423rd most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Malis first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Malis is Saturday, January 26th, 1889.
  • How unique is the name Malis? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Malis. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Malis: Your name in reverse order is Silam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Masli. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Malis? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 484 people with the last name Malis.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Malis? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Malis as their last name since less than 1 person in 625k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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