Given Name MELPOMENE

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Μελπομενη (Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Derived from Greek μελπω (melpo) meaning "to sing, to celebrate with song". This was the name of one of the nine Muses in Greek mythology, the muse of tragedy.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Melpomeni (Greek)

Categories

Greek mythology, muses, music, mythology, sadness
Entry updated December 8, 2017