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Melva meaning and name origin

Melva \m(e)-lva, mel-va\ as a girl's name is pronounced MEL-vah. It is of English origin. Variant of Melvina (Celtic) "chieftain", which is also a variant of Malvina.

Melva has 4 variant forms: Malvina, Melva, Melvena and Melvina.

For more information, see also related names Malva and Melba.

Baby names that sound like Melva are Melvie and Malvie.

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Popularity of Melva

Melva is a very popular first name for women (#851 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (1990 U.S. Census).

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Popularity of name Melva
Popularity of Melva

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