5 Melville names that mean melville for boys, listing Melville baby names 1-5. Herman and Melvin are popular names. Ahab, Ishmael and Melville are uncommon names. View Melville baby names for name meanings, or search other baby names.
Ahab ... the mad sea captain in Herman Melville's novel "Moby Dick".
Herman ... Authors Herman Hesse, Herman Melville. 
Ishmael ... as in Herman Melville's novel "Moby Dick" ... 
Melville ... Use as a personal name may be due to the fame of novelist Herman Melville (19th century) ...
Melvin ... or a variant of Melville.