What does Melody mean?
Melody [melody] as a girls' name is pronounced MEL-a-dee. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Melody is "music, song". First used in the 13th century.
(female) Meloda, Melota, ..
(male) Meloma, Meloray, ..
How popular is Melody?
Melody is a very prominent first name for women (#349 out of 4276, Top 8%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#27128 out of 150436, Top 18%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name history of Melody for girls. Melody entered the list in 1930-1939 and reached its apex position of #148 in the U.S. in 2015. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Displayed below is an analysis of the history of the girl name Melody and related names. Popular related forms of Melody (#148 from recent data) are Harmony (#184 from recent data), Melodee and Melodie (#1760). These forms of Melody were at the top of their popularity in 2015 (median #1023). Harmony and Melody are two of the more fashionable names for newborns among these.
Melody▲ is pronounced similarly to Melida and Milada. Other suggested similar names are Blondy, Cloudy, Cody, Dody, Elody, Goldy, Hedy, Heidy, Hildy, Jody▼, Kody, Maddy, Mady, Mallory, Mally, Malorey, Malori, Malory, Mandy▼, Mead, Meade, Meda▼, Medora, Meggy, Mel, Mela, Melana, Melaney, Melani, Melany▲, Melba▼, Melene, Melesa, Melia, Melina▲, Melinda▼, Melinde (see Melinda), Meline, Meliora, Melisa▼, Melise, Melita, Meliza, Mella, Mellba, Melli, Mellie▼, Melloney, Mellony, Melly, Meloni, Melonie, Melony, Melosa, Melva▼, Melvie, Melya, Melynda, Melyta, Menora, Mercey, Mercy▲, Merola, Merona, Merry▼, Mersey, Milly, Mindy▼, Mlada, Molley, Molly, Tildy and Wendy▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Melody.See names in meaning and etymology.