The name Malik is a boy's name of Arabic origin meaning "king; wave". Malik is ranked #373 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Water and discussed in our forums with posts like "Rotating Sibling Sets".
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A name popular among African-American parents, with many spelling variations, including Malek and Maliq.
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