What does Melene mean?
Melene /me-lene/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Melene's root is Greek, and the name Melene means "honey". Melene is an alternate spelling of Melina (Greek): mostly 18th century use. Compare last name Meline.
How popular is Melene?
Melene is an uncommon given name for females. Melene is a rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Melene and associated names. The only prominent alternative form of Melene (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000 is Melina (#598 last year). Variants like Malina are seldom used. This girl name reached the top of its popularity in 2009 (usage of 0.544%) and has become much less popular since (usage 0.402%, down 26.1%). Melina (#598) is the most chic girl name in this list. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Melene is alike in pronunciation to Maylene, Melaine, Meline and Mylene. Other recommended similar baby names are Celene, Delene, Helene▼, Malena, Melana, Melanee, Melaney, Melani, Melanie▲, Melany▲, Meloni, Melonie, Melony, Milena▲, Selene and Zelene. These names tend to be more commonly used than Melene.