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)
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