- Bible Malachi
bad or badly, wrong, ill: maladroit
Origin of mal-French ; from Classical Latin male- ; from male, badly, malus, bad, evil
chief island & capital of the Maldives
- Bad; badly: maladminister.
- Abnormal; abnormally: malformation.
Origin of mal-Middle English, from Old French, from Latin, from male, badly, and malus, bad; see mel-3 in Indo-European roots.
From French mal (“illness").
- (surfing) A longboard (type of surfboard).
Shortening of malibu.