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GenderFeminine
PronouncedPron.MAL-ə-ree
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Meaning & History

From an English surname which meant "unfortunate" in Norman French. It first became common in the 1980s due to the television comedy 'Family Ties', which featured a character by this name.

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actresses, American Horror Story characters, fortune, luck, modern English, surnames, television, witches
Entry updated October 11, 2012   Contribute