Gender: Female Meaning of Melena: "black, dark", "little honey" Origin of Melena: Greek, Greek

Melena Origin and Meaning

Slavic variation of Melanie.

Variation of Melina

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oliviamcdonald Says:


Melena is the medical term for black, odorous poo. How about some other names like Marlena, Mira, Malia, Melissande, Melinda, Marisol, Mirella

Ship In A Bottle Says:


In Spanish: headful of hair, mane (as in lion's mane).

Sorceress Says:


Milada is interesting.

Sorceress Says:


I guess it's used in some foreign culture. It's Greek or Slavic name, supposed it's "normal" there. it comes from Greek word melas meaning black, so that where connections comes.

raevynstar Says:


Melanie is a beautiful, non-medical-term-related alternative. Or Milada.

Orchid_Lover Says:


Wow. I can't believe this is in the database. It is a medical term for black, "tarry" stool due to bleeding in the gastrointestinal tract!