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Gender: Female Meaning of Melania: "black" Origin of Melania: Spanish and Greek variation of Melanie Melania's Popularity in 2017: #930

The name Melania is a girl's name of Spanish, Greek origin meaning "black". Melania is ranked #930 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Gothic Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

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The current Mrs. Donald Trump, Slovenian model Melania Knauss, brought this pretty version to the fore. Saint Melania was an heiress who freed thousands of slaves.

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Famous People Named Melania

Saint Melania the Elder, Roman Desert Mother
Saint Melania the Younger, Roman Desert Mother
Melania Knauss-Trump, First Lady of the United States as wife of President Donald Trump
Melania Gabbiadini, Italian footballer
Melania Grego, Italian Olympic water polo player
Melania Carolina Hotu Hey, former governor of Easter Island

Pop Culture References for the name Melania

Melania Black, a matriarch of the Black Family in Harry Potter
Melania "Mila" Borejko, character in book series "Jezycjada" by Malgorzata Musierowicz
Melania "Mila" Shoppe, great-granddaughter of Melania Borejko

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