Name
MALCOLM

Name MALCOLM

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 86,503 births of Malcolm in the countries below, which represents an average of 609 births of children bearing the first name Malcolm per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 1,462 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Malcolm   
In Italiano Nome Malcolm   
Variation : Malcom


Information about the first name Malcolm

We celebrate Malcolm on November 15th
The first name Malcolm is listed in our categories :The first name Malcolm has been assigned to:
100.00% to boys
0.00% to girls
The country where the first name Malcolm is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 7 letters including 2 vowels and 5 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Malcolm

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Malcolm : Malclom

Malcolm in Japanese *

Romajimarukomu
Katakanaマルコム
Hiraganaまるこむ
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Malcolm in Japanese
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Malcolm in sign language

Malcolm in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Malcolm

US English
Etymology src :
  • Royal name in Scotland, anglicised from various historical Goidelic names equivalent to Scottish Gaelic Maol Chaluim or Calum, Irish Maol Colm, Middle Irish Máel Coluim, Old Irish Máel Columb (literally “devotee of [Saint] Columba”); proper nouns derived from máel (“tonsured”) from Proto-Celtic *mailos, and columb (“dove”) from Latin columbus.
Pronunciation src :
  • enPR: mălʹkəm, IPA(key): /ˈmæl.kəm/
Proper noun src :
  • Malcolm
  • A male given name from Scottish Gaelic or Goidelic, variant of Calum or Callum, feminine equivalent Malcolmina, equivalent to Scottish Gaelic Maol Chaluim.
  • A surname.
  • A place name:
  • A minor city in Poweshiek County, Iowa, United States.
  • An unincorporated community in Charles County, Maryland, United States.
  • A village in Lancaster County, Nebraska, United States.
  • An abandoned town in the Shire of Leonora, Goldfields-Esperance region, Western Australia.
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • malcolmi
 

Popularity of the name Malcolm

Number of MALCOLM births per year

Total births of Malcolm by country

Births with the first name Malcolm
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
62,598
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
6,532
0
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
6,464
1
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
4,343
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
1,617
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
1,431
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
667
1
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
647
1
SESweden
1998 - 2022
620
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
532
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
432
0
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
177
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
136
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
100
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
72
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
48
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
40
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
19
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
11
0
CLChili
2010 - 2021
9
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
3
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
2
0

Total births of Malcolm by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Malcolm
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2022
1,190
0
ONOntario
2019
93
0
QCQuebec
2022
39
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
31
0
SESweden
2022
30
0
ABAlberta
2022
28
0
BCBritish Columbia
2022
20
0
FRFrance
2022
20
0
IEIreland
2022
5
0
ATAustria
2021
2
0
CHSwitzerland
2021
2
0
ITItaly
2021
2
0

Comments on the name Malcolm

Personalities with the first name Malcolm

There are 174 personalities with the first name Malcolm


Malcolm X
(Malcolm Little) src

United states of america
Politician Human rights activist Political activist Autobiographer Muslim minister


Malcolm Mcdowell
(Malcolm Taylor) src

United kingdom
Television actor Film actor Screenwriter Actor Character actor Stage actor Voice actor Film producer


Malcolm Turnbull
src

Australia
Politician Entrepreneur Barrister Journalist Investment banker


Malcolm Fraser
src

Australia
Politician


Malcolm Iii D'écosse
src

Kingdom of scotland
Politician


Scott Carpenter
src

United states of america
Astronaut Writer Test pilot Aircraft pilot Aquanaut Aerospace engineer Autobiographer


Malcolm Young
(Malcolm Mitchell Young) src

Australia
Record producer Musician Songwriter Guitarist


Mac Miller
(Malcolm James Mccormick) src

United states of america
Singer Record producer Songwriter Rapper


Malcolm Ii D'écosse
src

Kingdom of scotland
Politician


Malcolm Iv D'écosse
src

Kingdom of scotland
Politician



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Malcolm
Full list of personalities with the first name Malcolm

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Malcolm

There are 725 actors and actresses with the first name Malcolm
Malcolm Boniface
Malcolm Farrell
Malcolm David Kelley
Malcolm Stumpf
Malcolm M. Mays
Malcolm Ray
Malcolm F. Johnson
Malcolm Jenkins
Malcolm Bowen
Malcolm Metoyer
Malcolm Barrett
Malcolm Devine
Malcolm Mason
Malcolm Goodwin
Malcolm Conrath
Malcolm Occhetto
Malcolm Kennard
Malcolm Xerxes
Malcolm Gets
Malcolm Gladwell
Malcolm Danare
Malcolm Freeman
Malcolm Jones
Malcolm Scates
Malcolm Young
Malcolm Hardee
Malcolm Sinclair
Malcolm Groome
Malcolm King
Malcolm Mcfee

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Malcolm
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Malcolm

Rankings of first name MALCOLM by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#145ON Ontario2019
#157AB Alberta2022
#161QC Quebec2022
#211BC British Columbia2022
#284US United State of America2022
#290SE Sweden2022
#624IE Ireland2022
#971GB United Kingdom2021
#1565AT Austria2021
#1654FR France2022
#2488CH Switzerland2021
#4633IT Italy2021
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name MALCOLM (female) births over the last year available in each country