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Gender: Female Meaning of Melvina: "chieftain" Origin of Melvina: Celtic

The name Melvina is a girl's name of Celtic origin meaning "chieftain". Melvina and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

From the experts:

Melvin doesn't deserve a feminine form, although plenty of parents -- many of them undoubtedly named Melvin -- disagreed in the 65+ years this name ranked on the Top 1000. To prove our point: There were ZERO baby girls named Melvina in the US in 2015.

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Famous People Named Melvina

Nancy Melvina "Vinnie" Caldwell, American politician from Virginia
Melvina Peoples, American actress

Pop Culture References for the name Melvina

Melvina Ramoud, character in "Arabian Jazz" by Diana Abu-Jaber

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