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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Maliya mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Maliya

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  • A submission from South Carolina, United States says the name Maliya means "Love" and is of Unknown origin.
  • A submission from New Jersey, United States says the name Maliya means "Is for mirth, your laughter. A is for appreciative, of all you have L is for loyalty, that you show. I is for intellect, your high capacity for knowledge Y is for yearning, your innermost desires. A is for activities, for you have many." and is of Unknown origin.
  • According to a user from New York, United States, the name Maliya is of Hawaiian origin and means "Star of the sea".
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Alt. Meaning

M is for mirth, your laughter.

A is for appreciative, of all you have

L is for loyalty, that you show.

I is for intellect, your high capacity for knowledge

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

A is for activities, for you have many.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1994 5 5 0
1995 12 12 0
1996 15 15 0
1997 20 20 0
1998 21 21 0
1999 18 18 0
2000 30 30 0
2001 38 38 0
2002 50 50 0
2003 39 39 0
2004 54 54 0
2005 66 66 0
2006 86 86 0
2007 89 89 0
2008 107 107 0
2009 191 191 0
2010 129 129 0
2011 138 138 0
2012 132 132 0
2013 141 141 0
2014 120 120 0
2015 129 129 0
2016 108 108 0
2017 140 140 0

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Popularity of Maliya as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Maliya

  • How Popular is the name Maliya? Maliya is the 7,068th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Maliya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,878 babies born with the first name Maliya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Maliya to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Maliya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1994 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Maliya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Maliya was in 2009 with a total of 191 babies.
  • Random Maliya Factoid: According to the 2017 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Maliya is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 12 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2017.
  • Weird things about the name Maliya: Your name in reverse order is Ayilam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Mayali. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Maliya born Dec 10, 1993

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Portugal approximately on 400. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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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).