Gender Feminine
Scripts Μέλιττα(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. meh-LI-ta(German)

Meaning & History

Ancient Attic Greek variant of Melissa.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesMelisa(Bosnian) Melissa(Dutch) Melissa, Lissa, Malinda, Mel, Melantha, Melina, Melinda, Melyssa, Mindy, Missie, Missy(English) Mélissa(French) Melissa(Greek Mythology) Melika(Hawaiian) Melissza, Melinda(Hungarian) Melisa(Spanish) Melis, Melisa(Turkish)

People think this name is

classic   formal   upper class   natural   wholesome   refined   strange   serious  

Name Days

Hungary: September 15


Sources & References

  1. Lexicon of Greek Personal Names, available from

Entry updated May 29, 2020