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Girl Name: Mal

Name: Mal
Pronunciation: \mal\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: smooth brow; star of the sea
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Mali, Mala, Mel
Similar Names: Gal, Mab, Cal, Mai, Maj, May, Mag, Mat, Mae, Sal, Tal, Val


Mal \mal\ as a girl's name is a variant of Malvina (English) and Mary (Latin), and the meaning of Mal is "smooth brow; star of the sea".

The baby name Mal sounds like Mali, Mala and Mel. Other similar baby names are Gal, Mab, Cal, Mai, Maj, May, Mag, Mat, Mae, Sal, Tal and Val.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Mal.


Mal is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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