Meaning and name origin
Meliza \m(e)-li-za\ as a girl's name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Meliza is "bee; honey". Meliza is a variant of Melissa (Greek); mythology: the name of a princess of Crete who was changed into a bee after she found out how to collect honey.
Meliza is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Meliza and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Melissa (#224), Mellisa, Melisa and Malissa. (2014 statistics).