Name Mélyssa Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Mélyssa


Mélyssa is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Mélyssa?

Mélyssa is a variant of Melissa and is a name from Greek mythology. It was an epithet of some Greek nymphs and priestesses, among other things. Besides, Mélyssa derived from the name Melitta, which is also of Greek origin.

What does the name Mélyssa mean?

Mélyssa means “(honey)bee” (from ancient Greek “mélitta/μέλιττα” or “melissa/μέλισσα” = bee + Greek “μελι/meli” = honey).

Pronunciation of Mélyssa

Variants of the name Mélyssa

Melisa Melissa

Popularity of the name Mélyssa

The name Mélyssa is ranked #2768 overall.

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