Mallory

Although the meaning of this Old French name means “unfortunate” or “bad luck,” giving your child the name Mallory could be significant as you tell her that your luck changed when she came into your world. (Whether or not you play her birthdate in the lottery is your call.)

Nicknames:

Mall, Mally, Lori.

Famous people named Mallory:

U.S. soccer player Mallory Pugh; professional tennis player Mallory Purdette; actress Mallory Sandler; writer Mallory Reaves.

Fun fact:

80s kids grew up watching fictional Mallory Keaton on the TV show Family Ties.

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