What does Mella mean?
(female) Mellai, Melma, ..
(male) Meler, Melta, .. Middle name pairings:
Mella Yaretzi (M.Y.), ..
How popular is Mella?
Mella is an unusual given name for women but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#30003 out of 150436, Top 20%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Mella reached its peak position of #1735 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not listed currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Melani (#1746 last year), Melania, Melanie (#80), Melany (#485), Mellie, Melony and Milena (#760) are the prominent related forms of Mella. Other variants, like Melli, are seldom used. These forms of Mella were popular with parents 5 decades ago (adoption of 0.4%) and are almost as common today (adoption 0.3%, ▼10.6%), but with the version Mellie becoming less stylish. Melanie, Melany and Milena are three of the more chic baby names in this list.
Mella is pronounced similarly to Maelee, Mala, Malea, Maleah, Maleia, Mali, Malia, Mallie▼, Mally, Meelia, Melia, Melya, Mila▲, Milla, Millee, Milli, Millie, Milly, Mollee, Molley, Molli, Mollie▼, Molly and Myla▲. Other recommended names are Bella, Beula, Ceila, Dalla, Della▼, Gelila, Hella, Illa, Jeyla, Kalla, Lalla, Lela▼, Leola▼, Loella, Luella▼, Madella, Maelle, Malka, Mea, Media, Meena, Meera, Meica, Melba▼, Melisa▼, Mellba, Mellisa, Melva▼, Mena, Mera, Merla, Merola, Meta▼, Meyta, Mille, Mirla, Moll, Myrella, Neala, Nela, Nella, Odella, Onella, Pella, Rella, Rilla▼, Stella▲, Tekla, Tesla, Udella and Zilla. These names tend to be more frequently used than Mella.See names in meaning and etymology.