Gender: Male Meaning of Mahlon: "sickly" Origin of Mahlon: Hebrew

Mahlon Origin and Meaning

The name Mahlon is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "sickly".

Obscure Old Testament name -- he was the son of Naomi and the husband of Ruth -- that's become even more obscure over the past century, perhaps due to its unappealing meaning.

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snowsbeloved Says:


Maybe try Malone instead?