MELINA
GENDER: Feminine
Meaning & History
Elaboration of Mel (either from names such as MELISSA or from Greek μελι meaning "honey"). A famous bearer was Greek-American actress Melina Mercouri (1920-1994), who was born Maria Amalia Mercouris.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Melinda, Malinda, Melantha (English), Méline (French)
DIMINUTIVE: Mindy (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Melissa, Melitta (Ancient Greek), Melánie (Czech), Melanie, Melissa (Dutch), Melanie, Melitta (German), Melissa (Greek Mythology), Melika (Hawaiian), Melánia (Hungarian), Melania (Italian), Melania (Late Roman), Melanija (Macedonian), Melania (Polish), Melanija (Serbian), Melánia (Slovak), Melanija (Slovene), Melania, Melisa (Spanish)
Popularity
United States  ranked #587 
Bosnia and Herzegovina  ranked #60 
France  ranked #52 
Netherlands  - 
Sweden  ranked #98