Feminine form of Malcolm or spelling variation of Melina or Polish, Bulgarian, Serbian"raspberry"
Malina Origin and Meaning
The name Malina is girl's name of Greek origin meaning "raspberry".
Malina is a synthetic-feeling name that may be a feminization of the Scottish Malcolm or a spelling twist on the Greek Melina and that also has a fruit meaning in several Eastern European languages. For all that it's a little bit of lots of things, Malina doesn't feel very much like itself.
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Famous People Named Malina
- Malina Opal WeissmanAmerican actress
- Malina JoshiMiss Nepal 2011
- Malina MoyeAmerican guitarist and songwriter
- Malina Stancheva StanchevaBulgarian Chalga (pop,folk) singer
- Malina Jean Foleydaughter of American actor, director and screenwriter Scott Foley
Malina in Pop Culture
- Malinacharacter in "The Emperor's New School"
- Malinaa character in TV's "Heroes: Reborn"
- Malinasolar deity in Inuit mythology , the sun goddess; sister of the moon god, Aningaaq.
- "Malina" novel by Ingeborg Bachmann and its main character, later a German film