Melissa

What does the baby name Melissa mean? Learn about what Melissa means, its history & origin, popularity in our random name database, pronunciation, similar names, nicknames & spelling variations.


Melissa - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity

Spelling of Melissa
M-E-L-I-S-S-A, is a 7-letter female given name.
Pronunciation of Melissa
mə-LIS-ə
meh LIS sah
Meaning of Melissa
A bee, bee, honey bee, a honey bee.
Origin of Melissa
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Similar Names, Nicknames, & Spelling Variations of Melissa
Lissa
Malessa
Malissa
Mel
Melicent
Melisande
Melisenda
Melita
Melly
Melosa
Millie
Misha
Missy
Popularity of Melissa
Melissa currently has 1806 likes, and is in the top 1% of liked girl's names. The name Laura is slightly more popular than Melissa.