Name Malia – origin and meaning

Malia is a female name.

Origin of Malia

Malia is a Hawaiian form of the name Maria, which is derived from Mirjam. Besides, Malia is a short form of Amalia and a Swahili name.

Meaning of Malia

Malia means “sea of bitterness”, “rebelliousness”, “wished for child” or “beloved” (from Mirjam) and “brave”, “diligent” and “soft” (from Amalia). In Swahili, Malia means “queen”.

Pronunciation of Malia

Alternate spelling of Malia

Mahlia Maliah Maliya Maliyah Malya Malía

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