Meaning and name origin
Melany \m(e)-la-ny\ as a girl's name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Melany is "black, dark". Melany is a variant of Melanie (Greek): from the French form of the Latin name Melania, derived from Greek "melaina".
Melany▲ has 20 variant forms: Malaney, Malanie, Melaina, Melainey, Melana, Melanee, Melaney, Melani, Melania, Melaniya, Melanney, Melannie, Mellanie, Melloney, Mellony, Meloni, Melonie, Melonnie, Melony, Milena.
Melany is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2715 out of 4276, Top 63%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Melany for girls. Melany reached its highest rank of #411 in the U.S. in 2010. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Melany and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Melanie (#79), Melany (#436), Milena (#798) and Melonie. (2014 statistics).
Melany▲ is also pronounced similarly to Malana, Meleana, Melina▲ and Milana. Other suggested similar baby names are Delany, Melaine, Melene and Meline. These names tend to be less commonly used than Melany.