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Definition of the noun Mal

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  1. [context: only in set phrases] Illness, affliction.
  2. [surfing] [form of, contraction, malibu] (the longboard type of surfboard).


  1. Mal a.k.a. Malcolm Young: Malcolm Mitchell Young is a Scottish-born Australian guitarist best known as a founder, rhythm guitarist, backing vocalist and songwriter for the Australian hard rock band AC/DC. He was with the band from its November 1973 inception, barring a brief absence in 1988, until leaving permanently in 2014 due to health reasons. Young and the other members of AC/DC were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2003.
  2. Mal a.k.a. Mal Waldron: Malcolm Earl "Mal" Waldron was an American jazz pianist, composer, and arranger. He started playing professionally in New York in 1950, after graduating from university. In the following dozen years or so Waldron led his own bands and played for those led by Charles Mingus, Jackie McLean, John Coltrane, and Eric Dolphy, among others. During Waldron's period as house pianist for Prestige Records in the late 1950s, he appeared on dozens of albums and composed for many of them, including writing his most famous song, "Soul Eyes", for Coltrane. Waldron was often an accompanist for vocalists, and was Billie Holiday's regular accompanist from April 1957 until her death in July 1959.
  3. Mal a.k.a. Mal Ryder is a British singer who became quite popular in Italy in the late 1960s.
  4. Mal a.k.a. Jamal White is a basketball player.
  5. Mal a.k.a. Malachi Bogdanov is a director.
  6. Mal a.k.a. Malerie Grady is an actress.
  7. MAL a.k.a. Malcolm Luker is a film crewmember, musical artist, musician, recording engineer.
  8. Mal a.k.a. Muriel Frances Weber was the wife of Ray Milland.
  9. Mal a.k.a. Mallory Escott is an actress.

There are other people with in their name, like Mal Blum, Mal Bruk, Mal Hill, Mal Loye, Mal Peet, Mal Pope, Mal Soor, Mal Webb, Bakht Mal, Jigar Mal and many others.


MAL is a death metal, doom band from France.


  1. Mal is a fictional character from the 2010 science fiction film Inception.
  2. Mal is a fictional character from The Ballad of Des and Mo.
  3. MAL is a fictional character in the animated adventure comedy TV series Captain Planet and the Planeteers.
  4. Mal is a fictional character from the 2008 film Cactus.
  5. Mal is a fictional character from the 2010 drama film 44 Inch Chest.
  6. Mal is a fictional character from the 2009 film Bad Bush.
  7. Mal a.k.a. Malyen Oretsev, or Mal, is a fictional character from the book Shadow and Bone.
  8. Mal is a fictional character from the 1971 film Gumshoe.
  9. Mal is a fictional character from the 1985 film Silverado.
  10. Mal is a fictional character from the 2003 film This Girl's Life.
  11. Mal is a fictional character from the 2008 film Alarm.
  12. Mal is a fictional film character.
  13. Mal is a fictional film character.

There are other characters with in their name, like Mal'akh, Todar Mal and Vala Mal Doran.


"Mal" is a film, directed by Joshua Harrison & Michael Armstrong.


"Mal" a.k.a. "Mål" is a musical album of Dimmornas bro.

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  1. Mal a.k.a. Malayalam Language: Malayalam, also sometimes known as Malabari, is a language spoken in India, predominantly in the state of Kerala. It is one of the 22 scheduled languages of India and was designated a Classical Language in India in 2013. Malayalam has official language status in the state of Kerala and in the union territories of Lakshadweep and Puducherry. It belongs to the Dravidian family of languages and is spoken by approximately 33 million people, according to the 2001 census. Malayalam is also spoken in the neighboring states of Tamil Nadu and Karnataka; with more populace in the Nilgiris, Kanyakumari and Coimbatore districts of Tamil Nadu, and the Dakshina Kannada and Kodagu districts of Karnataka.
    • also known as Malayal, Malayalani, Maliyad, Malean, Mallealle, Alealum, Malayali, Mopla, Malayalam
  2. Mal a.k.a. The Alaskan Malamute is a large, strong dog with a thick, coarse double coat and a plumed tail held over the back. The feet are furry and have tough pads. The coat averages 1-3 inches in length and comes in white, black and white, wolf gray, wolf sable, or red, often with darker highlights and sometimes with a dark mask or cap. Height: 22-26 inches Weight: 70-95 poundsdogbreedinfo.
  3. MAL: Myelin and lymphocyte protein is a protein that in humans is encoded by the MAL gene.
  4. Mal a.k.a. Mal Language: Mal, also known as Thin, is a Mon–Khmer language of Laos and Thailand. It is one of several closely related languages which go by the names Thin or Prai.
  5. MAL is a website.
    • also known as Malone-Dufort Airport, Airport Code MAL, MAL Airport Code
  6. Mal a.k.a. CD8a molecule is a gene.
    • also known as Leu2 T-lymphocyte antigen; T8 T-cell antigen; T-cell surface glycoprotein CD8 alpha chain; T cell co-receptor; CD8 antigen, alpha polypeptide (p32); CD8 antigen alpha polypeptide; OKT8 T-cell antigen; T-cell antigen Leu2; T-lymphocyte differentiation antigen T8/Leu-2
  7. Mal a.k.a. Kumarbhag Paharia language is an human language.
  8. Mal a.k.a. Tirap is a protein.
  9. Mal a.k.a. Mal Paharia language: Mal Paharia is a language spoken by 51,000 of 110,000 ethnic Mal Paharia in the states of Jharkhand and West Bengal in India, and possibly in Bangladesh. It has been variously regarded as a Bengali–Assamese language, a dialect of Malto, and a mixed Dravidian–Indo-Aryan language. There is a positive attitude amongst speakers of the language, and the language health is considered vigorous. Nonetheless, some speakers have shifted to Bengali.
  10. The Mal are a Hindu caste found in the state of West Bengal.
  11. Mal a.k.a. toll-interleukin 1 receptor (TIR) domain containing adaptor protein is a gene.
    • also known as Toll-like receptor adaptor protein, adapter protein wyatt, Toll-interleukin 1 receptor (TIR) domain-containing adapter protein, Toll-interleukin 1 receptor (TIR) domain-containing adaptor protein, MyD88 adapter-like protein, Toll-interleukin 1 receptor domain-containing adaptor protein, TIR domain-containing adapter protein

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Mal

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Google previewThe Trained Nurse and Hospital Review (1913)

Petit mal is a mild fit, not necessarily recognized as such, often termed by the patient or relatives, “hot flashes,” “faintness,” “dizziness,” “spells,” “weak heart,” etc., as consciousness is not entirely lost and the patient does not generally fall or ...

Google previewAesthetics and the Embodied Mind: Beyond Art Theory and the Cartesian Mind-Body Dichotomy (2014)

by Alfonsina Scarinzi

Petit Mal is a very busy machine. With only two wheels and a counter balance, it is...

Google previewTeutonic Mythology (2012)

by Jacob Grimm, James Steven Stallybrass

mal means both speech and sign. For rypaqtfi, 'ypé/t/ta. Ulph. always puts mél, not runa, because none of the passages happen to speak of secret writing; one might wager that runa ...

Google previewMedical Terminology: A Programmed Systems Approach (2009)

by Jean Tannis Dennerll, Phyllis E. Davis

Mal is a French word that means. Copyright 2010 Cengage Learning. All Rights Reserved. May not be copied, scanned, or duplicated, in whole or in part. Due to electronic rights, some third party content may be ...

Google previewA Word a Week (1999)

by Ruth Foster

For example, the word malicious contains the Latin root mal; mal means bad in Spanish. Such connections allow students to see that language is a global phenomenon and that languages are intertwined and linked with one another.

Google previewPrinciples and Practice of Child Psychiatry (2012)

by Stella Chess, Mahin Hassibi

Petit mal is a brief ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Primitive Tribes in India (2004)

by P. K. Mohanty

Ethnic Identity and Origin Male, Mal, Samaria Male, Savar Paharia, Sauria, Samil Paharia, Asal Paharia, Sangi, a Dravidian tribe of the Rajmahal hills, closely akin to the Oraons, and probably an isolated branch of the large and widely diffused ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medical Terminology, Dental Surgery, and the Collateral Sciences (1867)

by Chapin Aaron Harris, Ferdinand James Samuel Gorgas

MAL. A French term for malady or disease. MAL DE LA Rosa. An endemic disease of the Asturias; a variety of pellagra.

Google previewFocaloir Gaoidhilge-Sax-Bhearla Or an Irish-English Dictionary (1768)

MAL , or mall, flow, dilatory.

Google previewDictionary of the English Language: Abridged from the American Dictionary (1845)

by Noah Webster, William Chauncey Fowler

MAL ...

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Quotes about Mal

Belles journées, souris du temps,
Vous rongez peu à peu ma vie.
Dieu ! Je vais avoir vingt-huit ans,
Et mal vécus, à mon envie. (Guillaume Apollinaire)
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