What does Melany mean?
Melany /me-la-ny/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls. Melany's root is Greek, and the meaning of the name Melany is "black, dark". Melany is a version of Melanie (Greek) with the suffix -y.
Melany▲ has 20 variants: Malaney, Malanie, Melaina, Melainey, Melana, Melanee, Melaney, Melani, Melania, Melaniya, Melanney, Melannie, Mellanie, Melloney, Mellony, Meloni, Melonie, Melonnie, Melony and Milena▲.more]
How popular is Melany?
Melany is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2715 out of 4276, Top 63%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Melany for girls. Melany entered the list in 2001 and reached its top rank of #411 in the U.S. in the year 2010, and is presently at #436. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Prominent variation forms of Melany (#436 in 2014) are Melanie (#79 in 2014), Milena (#798), Mellie and Melonie. Variants like Mella are seldom used. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity in 2014 (usage of 0.3374%), except for the version Mellie which has become less fashionable. Milena (#798), Melanie (#79) and Melany (#436) are three of the more chic birth names in this list. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Melany and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)