What does Melva mean?
(female) Melma, Melna, ..
(male) Melmo, Melta, ..
How popular is Melva?
Melva is a very prominent first name for women (#851 out of 4276, Top 20%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Melva for girls. Melva reached its highest rank of #398 in the U.S. in the 1930s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Below is a graphed study of the ranking of Melva and affiliated names. Prominent variation forms of Melva listed in the Top 2000 are Malva, Malvina, Melba and Melvina. Other forms, like Malvie, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Melva reached its most widespread in the 1920s (usage of 0.09%), but now, forms like Melva have become less fashionable.
Recommended names are Alva▼, Bellva, Belva▼, Deva, Eeva, Elva▼, Keeva, Keva, Mala, Malea, Malia, Malka, Marva▼, Mea, Meara, Meave, Mecca, Meda▼, Medea, Media, Meeca, Meeka, Meelia, Meena, Meera, Meica, Meira, Mekea, Mela, Melana, Melesa, Melia, Melida, Melina▲, Melisa▼, Melita, Meliza, Mella, Mellba, Melli, Melly, Melosa, Melya, Melyta, Mena, Mera, Merla, Merna, Mesa, Meta▼, Meya, Meyta, Mila▲, Milka, Milla, Myla▲, Neiva, Neva▼, Olva, Reeva, Reva▼, Silva, Sylva, Ulva, Veeva, Yeva and Zeeva. These names tend to be less frequently used than Melva.See names in meaning and etymology.