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

Melia Origin and Meaning

The name Melia is a girl's name of Spanish, Greek origin meaning "work".

This is a rich, melodic shortening of the popular girls' name Amelia that can stand on its own. There are several figures in Greek myth named Melia, most notably a daughter of Oceanus. The Meliae are nymphs associated with trees.

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cookiedoughmonster Says:


Melia is how we've naturally shortened our daughter's name from Amelia. It's quite pretty when spoken, very melodic. :) But a bit of a mouthful for a nickname. We're considering shortening it further to Milla.