Melanie Name Meaning

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Melanie

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Meaning of Melanie
Black,dark-skinned.
Origin of name Melanie
Greek

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  • 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 Melfort

    is a French high jumper. She holds both German and French citizenship and represented Germany until 2003. Skotnik's mother is French and her father is German. She married her husband in 2009. She finished seventh at the 2007 World Championships. In the 2008 Summer Olympics she fell short of reaching the finals after clearing 1.89 metres.

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Variant Baby Names of Melanie:

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

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

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Born with blue eye colour

Most of the new born have blue eyes right after their birth. This is because of the absence of the melanin tissue during birth. After the age of six months or one year in some cases, the melanin tissue starts getting activated, changing their eye colour.

Sign Language Experts

Babies are experts on sign language. They are able to understand the sign language much more quickly after birth than talking. Babies easily catch and understand the meaning of goodbye, hello, cuddling and kissing and waving.

Fatty baby or bouncy baby?

When babies are born, for the coming next 6 months, their weight doubles up. The reason behind this is that they sleep for about 14 – 15 hours a day and rest of the time they just sit, eat and sleep. Now you know why they double up in weight.

Laughing babies

Wondering what is this? Babies on an average laugh about 200 – 300 times in a single day. When comparing this figure to adults, they only laugh about 60 times a day. Probably that’s the reason you will see babies laughing just at about anything.

Faster breathing rate

Yes, the breathing rate of the new born baby is faster than that of an adult. The new born babies breathe for about 40 times per minute. This is around 2 times faster rate than that of an adult.

  • 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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    Melanie Roach

    is an Olympic weightlifter for the United States. She lives in Bonney Lake, Washington where she owns Roach Gymnastics, Inc. During high school, Melanie participated in gymnastics, but dislocated her shoulder. After reconstructive surgery, she slowly beca

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