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What does Melli mean?

Melli Pronunciation of Melli as a name for girls is a Greek name, and the meaning of Melli is "black, dark". Melli is a variant form of Melanie (Greek).


ASSOCIATED WITH greek, black


VARIANTS Melly, Mellie, Mella, Mela

RELATIONS VIA MELANIE Mel, Melaina, Melaine, Melana, Melani, Melania, Melany, Mellanie, Mellony, Meloni, Melonie, Melony

(female) Mellay, ..

(male) Mello, ..

Melli Micah (M.M.), ..

How popular is Melli?

Melli is an uncommonly occurring given name for females but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#92601 out of 150436, Top 62%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Popular variation forms of Melli (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) are Melaine, Melani (#1531 VIA LATEST LIST), Melania (#1646), Melanie (#82), Melany (#563), Mella, Mellie, Melonie and Melony. Other variants, like Mellanie, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Melli reached its peak 46 years ago (AVERAGE #1494) and is almost as conventional today (#1535, DOWN 19.7%), but with the version Mellie becoming less stylish. Melanie has generally been the top pick of parents, although Melany seems to be getting popular too. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2016)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Melaine, Melani, Melania, Melanie, Melany in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mella, Mellie, Melonie, Melony in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Melanie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Melli is pronounced similarly to Maelee, Maillie, Mala, Malea, Maleia, Mali, Malia, Mallie, Mally, Meelia, Melia, Melya, Mila, Milla, Millee, Milli, Millie, Milly, Mollee, Molley, Molli, Mollie, Molly and Myla. Other recommended sound-alike names are Ailli, Alli, Billi, Calli, Ceili, Celli, Chelli, Delli, Dilli, Dolli, Elli, Halli, Holli, Jilli, Kalli, Keeli, Keili, Kelli, Lesli, Lilli, Maelle, Magli, Meggi, Mei, Melba, Mellba, Mellina, Mellisa, Melodi, Melva, Melvie, Merci, Merl, Merla, Merle, Merri, Mille, Moll, Nelli, Polli, Salli, Shelli, Tekli, Tilli, Ulli and Valli. These names tend to be more commonly used than Melli.

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