What does Melissa mean?
The meaning of Melissa is "bee, honey".
Melissa is generally used as a girl's name.
It consists of 7 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Me-li-ssa.
The Given Name Melissa
This 3 syllable name has a positive vibe and warmth.
Melissa is also great as a middle name.
Melissa falls into the insect name category.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Melissa George, and Melissa Gilbert.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 259 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,231 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.
The trend's your friend. See how Melissa has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Melissa Name Popularity Page.
Melissa Related Names
Melissa has the diminutive (nickname) Missy.
- Melissa ~ 2 storms
- Melissa George ~ Actress
- Melissa Gilbert ~ Actress
- Melissa Joan Hart ~ Actress
- Melissa Leo ~ Actress
- Melissa McCarthy ~ Actress
- Melissa Reeves ~ Actress
Melissa Name Fun
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