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Melanie meaning

Melanie meaning

Name :

Melanie

Meaning of Melanie :

Black,dark-skinned.

Origin of name Melanie :
Greek
Melanie Numerology :
Personality No. 3

More About Greek Name : Melanie

  • Melanie is a feminine given name derived from the Greek Melaina, meaning "black, dark".

    The name became more popular following the release of the book and movie Gone with the Wind, which had a character named Melanie Wilkes.

    Religion: Saint Melania was a wealthy heiress and philantrophist of the fourth and fifth century who freed thousands of slaves and engaged in lifelong good works.

    The name was the 80th most popular name for girls born in the United States in 2007.

  • This name is arouse from the Greek name Melania,which means Blackness.

  • Derived from Greek μελαινα (melaina) meaning "black, dark". This was the name of a Roman saint who gave all her wealth to charity in the 5th century.

Famous Name Melanie

  • Melanie Valerio

    is a United States swimmer, who graduated from Hawken School in Gates Mills, Ohio and the University of Virginia.

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Variant and Rhyming Names

Variant Baby Names of Melanie:

Malaney, Malanie, Mel, Mela, Melaina, Melaine, Melainey, Melana, Melanee, Melaney, Melani, Melani, Melony

Rhyming Names of Melanie: 

Melanie with popular Greek Surnames

Melanie Louis,   Melanie Konstantinidis,   Melanie Kaya,   Melanie Burnham,   Melanie Ioannou

Melanie also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, Australian, British, Chinese, Danish

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  • What does the name Melanie mean? :

    Baby girl name meaning Black,dark-skinned. in Greek. Melanie also named in American, Australian, British, Chinese, Danish for girl . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of girl name Melanie. What does the name Melanie mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Melanie. History of name and famous personality with Melanie will help to update our database and other website users.

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