What does Missie mean?
Missie /mis-sie/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Greek and Old French origin, and the name Missie means "bee; honey; brave strength". Missie is an alternate spelling of Melissa (Greek). Missie is also a variation of Millicent (Old French): Norman name. Missie is also used as a variation of Missy.
Missie has 33 related variations via Melissa, Millicent, Missy: Lisa▼, Lissa, Malissa▼, Mallissa, Mel, Melesa, Melessa, Melicent, Melicia, Melisa▼, Melisanda, Melisande, Melise, Melisent, Melisha, Melisse, Melitta, Meliza, Mellicent, Mellie▼, Mellisa, Mellisent, Melly, Melosa, Milicent, Milisent, Milli, Millie▲, Millisent, Millissent, Milly, Milzie and Molissa.Kreatif forms: Masie, Mesie, Misie. [more]
How popular is Missie?
Missie is an uncommon given name for females. Missie is also a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Missie for girls. Missie reached its apex position of #993 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Lisa (#750 in 2014), Lissa, Malissa, Melisa, Melissa (#224), Mellie, Mellisa, Millicent, Millie (#505) and Missy are the popular variation forms of Missie. Forms like Melisande are uncommon. These girl names were at the top of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.294%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.1383%, down 53%), with versions such as Lisa, Malissa, Melisa, Millicent and Missy becoming somewhat dated. Melissa (#224) and Millie (#505) are two of the more fashionable birth names here, with both names having a rekindling in usage. Shown below is an analysis of the usage of Missie and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)