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Girl Name: Malika

Name: Malika
Pronunciation: \m(a)-li-ka\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: industrious, striving; work
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Malka, Milka, Malkia, Malke, Malkah
Similar Names: Malia, Lalika, Malina, Manika, Marika, Malita, Zalika
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 2481


Malika \m(a)-li-ka\ as a girl's name is a variant of Amelia (Latin, Old German), and the meaning of Malika is "industrious, striving; work".

The baby name Malika sounds like Malka, Milka, Malkia, Malke and Malkah. Other similar baby names are Malia, Lalika, Malina, Manika, Marika, Malita and Zalika.


Malika is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2481 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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