What does Meliza mean?
Meliza /mel-iza/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls. Meliza's name origin is Greek, and the meaning of Meliza is "bee; honey". Meliza is an alternate spelling of Melissa (Greek) with the suffix -za.
Meliza has 23 more alternative forms via Melissa: Lisa▼, Mallissa, Mel, Melicent, Melicia, Melisanda, Melisande, Melise, Melisent, Melisha, Melisse, Melitta, Mellicent, Mellie▼, Melly, Milli, Millicent▼, Millie▲, Millisent, Millissent, Milly, Missie and Missy▼.Kreatif forms: Melima, Melira, Miliza. [more]
How popular is Meliza?
Meliza is an unusual given name for females. Meliza is an uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Meliza and affiliated names. Melissa (#224 the previous year), Millie (#505), Lisa (#750), Missie, Missy, Millicent, Mellie, Malissa, Melisa and Mellisa are the prominent alternative forms of Meliza (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000. Forms like Melise are uncommon. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.3234%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.1521%, ▼53%), with forms such as Lisa, Melisa, Malissa, Millicent and Missy falling out of style. Millie (#505) and Melissa (#224) are two of the more trendy baby names here, with Melissa and Millie enjoying a rebound in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)