Meaning and name origin
Melbourne \m(e)-lbour-ne, mel-bou-rne\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Melbourne is "mill stream". Name of the city in Australia, which was named after the Prime Minister of England in 1837, when Queen Victoria was on the throne.
There is 1 feminine form of Melbourne: Melba.
Melbourne is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#31523 out of 88799, Top 35%) (2000 U.S. Census).