A name of two stories, Malachi is most likely a biblical name from the Hebrew mal'akhi, which means ‘my messenger’ or ‘my angel’. An alternative story, however, associates the name with the medieval Irish name Malachy, coming from the name of an old Celtic king. Either way, this is a classically stylish and timeless name for your little boy.
Rank in the year 2015
Malachi was ranked #289 in the most popular American names of 2015.
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