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Gender: Female Meaning of Melia: "work" Origin of Melia: Greek mythology nymph, also diminutive of Amelia

The name Melia is a girl's name of Spanish, Greek origin meaning "work". Melia and is often added to lists like If You Like Emily, You Might Love... and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

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This is a rich, melodic shortening of the British Number 1 Amelia that can stand on its own.

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Famous People Named Melia

Melia Watras, American violist
Melia Mariano, American dancer and TV personality

Pop Culture References for the name Melia

Melia, nice maid at Dr Blimber's school in "Dombey and Son" (1848) by Charles Dickens
Melia, member of the Atlantean High Council in the Stargate series
Melia Antiqua, character in video game "Xenoblade Chronicles"
Melia, daughter of Oebalus in Mozart's opera "Apollo et Hyacinthus"
Melia, genus of mahogany trees
Melia, former genus of moth
Melia, Hawaiian name for the frangipani flower

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