What does Melanie mean?
The meaning of Melanie is "black, dark skinned".
Melanie is generally used as a girl's name.
It consists of 7 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Me-la-nie.
The Given Name Melanie
Enchanting yet sweet, the name is a great blend of character and flair.
Solidly popular, this one is a keeper.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Melanie Griffith, and Melanie Hamilton Wilkes.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 81 in baby name popularity for girls with 3,490 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.
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Melanie Related Names
- Melanie Griffith ~ Actress
- Melanie Hamilton Wilkes ~ Gone With the Wind character
Melanie Name Fun
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