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The name Malcolm is of Scottish Gaelic origin, and means servant of Columba.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Malcolm has been given to baby boys in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby boys in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Malcolm
Use of the Name Malcolm for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
53,619 28,967 17,415 6,744 2,842 936 433
The table below indicates the number of times the name Malcolm has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to boys or girls, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Malcolm
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
188041718  
188142617  
188241020  
188334923  
188444218  
188551614  
188634525  
188736421  
188836626  
188934427  
189034127  
189130331  
189234430  
189334327  
189430334  
189532233  
189626148  
189734530  
189829340  
189929735  
190028055  
190130235  
190225852  
190326648  
190428645  
190524465  
190629448  
190728854  
190824178  
190924283  
191026486  
1911210140  
1912226233  
1913220288  
1914239319  
1915222461  
1916225477  
1917207545  
1918236508  
1919236504  
1920227554  
1921225595  
1922240548  
1923207625  
1924211635  
1925217617  
1926217630  
1927216616  
1928205662  
1929212599  
1930229557  
1931213583  
1932215569  
1933219524  
1934232498  
1935220545  
1936219530  
1937235500  
1938222540  
1939227525  
1940227546  
1941250495  
1942234577  
1943215671  
1944246547  
1945256508  
1946247621  
1947269627  
1948289550  
1949295521  
1950291538  
1951281585  
1952281603  
1953303549  
1954292594  
1955296592  
1956312568  
1957325562  
1958309599  
1959348501  
1960332546  
1961346522  
1962343518  
1963354483  
1964359474  
1965306610  
1966354452  
1967362430  
1968378424  
1969374438  
1970349537  
1971355516  
1972372447  
1973393390  
1974429335  
1975402364  
1976423336  
1977441325  
1978472294  
1979487289  
1980535255  
1981510273  
1982492297  
1983567222  
1984505279  
1985434385  
1986358529  
1987324633  
1988308737  
1989274904  
19902411,160  
19912291,299  
19922061,495  
19932361,224  
1994277979  
1995300886  
1996314837  
1997338767  
1998365702  
1999367710  
2000368715  
2001410611  
2002426580  
2003491503  
2004537433  
Totals:  53,619 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Malcolm as a boy's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a girl's name. 

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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