Malka

Malka - A very unique female name



  Dec 08,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Malka, meaning queen, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1948 on position #1653. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Malka and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Malka? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Malka. The baby girl name Malka was given to 107 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1426 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 13,208 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Malka peaked in popularity 10 years ago in 2009 on position 1212.



Famous with this name

Michel Malka
Avia Malka
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Malka is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Malka is currently topping the baby name charts in New Jersey at position #251 - and is the least popular in New York at position #257.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Malka is where you live.


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Malka origin and meaning

Malka is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means queen. To see famous people named Malka, pop culture references for the name Malka and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Malka

We've found the following names that sound similar to Malka, sorted by popularity.

Melissa / Melisa / Malissa / Mellissa / Malaysia / Mellisa / Malika / Malak / Milissa / Malky /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121426
20111237
20101308
20091212
20081435
20071240
20061355
20051229
20041339
20031337
20021391
20011264
20001289
19991355
19981247
19971318
19961250
19951439
19941362
19931543
19921447
19911411
19901435
19891426
19881357
19871465
19861548
19851454
19841347
19831479
19821484
19811553
19801461
19791574
19781489
19771598
19761309
19751587
19741412
19731523
19721613
19711542
19701695
19691749
19681794
19672141
19661875
19651955
19641955
19632017
19621746
19611599
19601543
19591775
19581849
19571888
19561811
19552218
19541737
19531448
19521786
19511756
19501587
19481653

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Jersey251
New York257

Even more about Malka


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Malka a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Malka?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2009
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Malka
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 13,208
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1948
2012 births +107

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