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Gender: F Meaning of Melina: "quince yellow" Origin of Melina: Greek Melina's Popularity in 2013: #587

This traditional Greek name feels somewhat more distinctive than Melissa, though after a recent upward blip in popularity, it seems to be sliding back down -- which may not be a bad thing for parents looking for a name that both fits in and stands out.

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Famous People Named Melina

Melina Kanakaredes, Greek-American actress
Melina Marchetta, Australian author
Melina Matsoukas, Greek-American music video director
Melina Mercouri, Greek actress and political activist
Melina Perez, Mexican-American professional wrestler
Melina Teno, Brazilian water polo player

Pop Culture References for the Name Melina

An alternative spelling of Gmelina, a species of tree

Malina, Mallina, Melaina, Meleana, Meleena, Melena, Melibella, Melibelle, Meline, Melinia, Melinna, Mellina, Melynna

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