Meaning and name origin
Missie \m(is)-sie\ as a girl's name is of Greek and Old French origin, and the meaning of Missie is "bee; honey; brave strength". Missie is a variant of Melissa (Greek); mythology: the name of a princess of Crete who was changed into a bee after she found out how to collect honey. Also a variant of Millicent (Old French): Norman name. Missie is also used as a variant of Missy.
Missie is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Missie for girls. Missie reached its highest rank of #993 in the U.S. in 1880-1889. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Missie and its source forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Melissa (#224), Missy, Millicent and Missie. (2014 statistics).