MÉLISANDE
GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: French
Meaning & History
French form of MILLICENT used by Maurice Maeterlinck in his play 'Pelléas et Mélisande' (1893). The play was later adapted by Claude Debussy into an opera (1902).
Related Names
OTHER LANGUAGES: Amalasuintha (Ancient Germanic), Millicent, Melicent, Millie, Milly (English), Melisende (Medieval French)
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