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


Mel is a ♀ girl’s name and a ♂ boy’s name. Mel thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names.

What is the origin of the name Mel?

Mel is a short form of several boy’s and girl’s names, e.g. Melanie or Melvin.

What does the name Mel mean?

The name Mel has the meaning of the names of origin, e.g. “friend of justice” (from Melvin) or “dark”, “black” (from Melanie).

Pronunciation of Mel

Variants of the name Mel


Popularity of the name Mel

The name Mel is ranked #2553 overall.

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