What does Mellie mean?
Mellie [mel-lie] as a girls' name is of Greek and Old French derivation, and the name Mellie means "black, dark; bee; honey; brave strength". Mellie is a variant form of Melanie (Greek). Mellie is also a form of Melissa (Greek). Mellie is also used as a form of Millicent (Old French).
Mellie has 31 more alternative forms via Melanie, Melissa, Millicent: Malanie, Mel, Melaina, Melaine, Melainey, Melana, Melanee, Melaney, Melani, Melania, Melannie, Melany▲, Melesa, Melicia, Melisa▼, Melise, Melisse, Meliza, Mellanie, Mellicent, Mellisa, Mellisent, Melloney, Mellony, Meloni, Melonie, Melonnie, Melony, Melosa, Milzie and Missie.Creative forms:
(female) Medlie, Meelie, ..
(male) Melle, Melley, .. Middle name pairings:
Mellie Lois (M.L.), ..
How popular is Mellie?
Mellie is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2777 out of 4276, Top 65%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Mellie entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its top rank of #431 in the U.S. then, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Mellie ranked in the Top 2000 are Melanie (#80 the previous year), Melissa (#253), Millie (#477), Melany (#485), Melani (#1746), Millicent, Melony, Missie, Milly, Melonie, Mella, Melania, Melisa, Melaine and Mellisa. These relations of Mellie were popular as birth names during the years 1970-1979 (median #1351) and have become significantly less popular since (#1565, 87% less usage), with forms like Melisa becoming somewhat outmoded. Melanie and Melany are two of the more fashionable girl names here.
Mellie▼ is alike in pronunciation to Maelee, Maillie, Maleia, Mali, Malia, Mallie▼, Mally, Meelia, Melia, Melya, Milla, Millee, Mollee, Molley, Molli, Mollie▼ and Molly. Other suggested similar names are Aillie, Allie▲, Belle▼, Billie▼, Callie▲, Celli, Cellie, Collie, Delle, Delli, Delline, Dollie▼, Ellie▲, Gillie, Hedlie, Hellee, Hellia, Hillie, Kallie▲, Keelie, Keilie, Kellbie (see Kelby), Kelli▼, Kellie▼, Kellsie, Kellye, Kelpie, Kelsie▼, Lallie, Lealie, Lellia, Lezlie, Lillie▼, Maelle, Malkie, Marlie, Medie, Meggie, Mehalia, Melene, Meline, Mellba, Mellina, Merle▼, Moll, Nelli, Nellie▼, Nellsie, Nelsie, Ollie▼, Pollie, Seelie, Selbie, Selie, Tillie▼, Vallie▼, Wallie and Yollie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Mellie.See names in meaning and etymology.