Popularity (feminine) in the United States (by decade)

1890 1900 1910 1920 1930 1940 1950 1960 1970 1980 1990 40,000 32,000 24,000 16,000 8,000 1880 2000
         

Numbers

 Melinda (feminine) 
 Year   Rank   Times Used 
2000 - -
1990 #350 7925
1980 #136 22203
1970 #92 36431
1960 #111 36298
1950 #162 21500
1940 #304 5419
1930 #945 428
1920 - -
1910 - -
1900 - -
1890 #770 157
1880 #598 129