German"strong in work"
Melisende Origin and Meaning
The name Melisende is a girl's name of German origin meaning "strong in work".
Melisende, the mellifluous name of a 12th century queen of Jerusalem, gave rise to the more modern (but less lovely) Millicent. Other old forms include Melisent, Malasintha, and the French Melisande, a fairy tale heroine.
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Famous People Named Melisende
- MelisendeQueen of Jerusalem
- MelisendeLady of Arsuf, wife of John of Ibelin, the lord of Beirut
- Melisende de LusignanPrincess of Antioch, youngest daughter of Queen Isabella I of Jerusalem
- Melisende of Tripolidaughter of Hodierna and Raymond II of Tripoli
- MelisendeViscountess of Châteaudun, Countess of Montagne