Malays may refer to:

  • Ethnic Malays, the ethnic group located primarily in the Malay peninsula, and parts of Sumatra and Borneo.
  • Malay race, a racial category encompassing peoples of South East Asia and sometimes the Pacific Islands.
  • Cape Malays, an ethnic group or community in South Africa.
  • Cocos Malays, an ethnic group residing mainly in Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Australia.
  • Malay Indonesian, ethnic Malays in Indonesia.
  • Malaysian Malay, ethnic Malays in Malaysia.
  • Malays in Singapore, the history and description of the ethnic group living in Singapore.
  • Malay Thai, ethnic Malays in Thailand.
  • Malay Australian, ethnic Malays in Australia.
  • Malays in Sri Lanka, ethnic Malays in Sri Lanka.