Melody Origin and Meaning

The name Melody is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "song".

A melodious choice big in the sixties, Melody is now starting to pick up tempo again. It cracked the Top 150 for the first time ever in 2015. Melody is also the name of Ariel's equally curious and more tom-boyish daughter in The Little Mermaid sequel. Read more about Melody and other Disney Princess Names in our featured blog.

# 109 in the US

Melody Rank in US Top 1000

# 607 on Nameberry

Melody Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Melody Popularity

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Famous People Named Melody

  • Melody GardotAmerican singer
  • Melody AndersonCanadian actress
  • Melody Thorntonsinger of American group The Pussycat Dolls
  • Melody C. BarnesDirector of the U.S. Domestic Policy Council
  • Melody CooperNew Zealand field hockey player
  • Melody LacayangaAmerican dancer
  • Melody PerkinsGerman,American actress
  • Melody Ann Thomas ScottAmerican actress
  • Melody IshiharaJapanese singer
  • Melodystage name of Melodía Ruiz Gutiérrez, Spanish singer
  • Melodystage name of Nathalie Lefebvre, Belgian singer
  • Melodystage name of Gabriella Abreu Severino, Brazilian singer
  • Melody Van Zantdaughter of singer Ronnie Van Zant of Lynyrd Skynyrd
  • Melody Lane Warddaughter of actor Burt Ward
  • Melody Rain Covino (b. 2009)daughter of TV personality Layla Kayleigh and Steve Covino
  • Melody Rose Sterling (b. 2012)daughter of footballer Raheem Sterling
  • LilyRose Melody Depp, daughter of actor Johnny Depp
  • Skyler Melody WexlerAmerican actress

Melody in Pop Culture

  • Melody EllisonAmerican Girl character
  • Melodydaughter of Ariel in Disney's "The Little Mermaid 2"
  • Melody Plumbcharacter in novel "The Nest"
  • Melody Pond aka River Songcharacter on TV's "Doctor Who"
  • Melody Brooksmain character in "Out of My Mind" by Sharon Draper
  • Melody Carvercharacter in the "Monster High" series by Lisi Harrison
  • Melodymain character in the Bumped series by Megan McCafferty, twin sister of Harmony
  • Melody Goldblattcharacter in "The Popularity Papers" by Amy Ignatow
  • Melody Bledsoecharacter on TV's "Switched at Birth"
  • Melody Babcockcharacter on Canadian parody soap "Le coeur a ses raisons"
  • Melody Jonescharacter on Australian soap "Home and Away"
  • Melody "Mellie" Grantcharacter on TV's "Scandal"
  • Melodycharacter in Japanese horror movie "House"
  • Melody Angel aka Magnolia Jonescharacter on TV's "Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons"
  • Melody Bosticcharacter in comedy movie "Easy A"
  • Melody Pianissimaa ghost in the video game Luigi's Mansion
  • Melody Prowercharacter from the Sonic the Hedgehog comics
  • Melody Valentinecharacter in the Josie and the Pussycats series
  • Melody Piperdaughter of the Pied Piper in the Ever After High series

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