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What does Melana mean?

Melana Pronunciation of Melana as a name for girls is a Greek name, and the meaning of the name Melana is "black, dark". Melana is an alternate form of Melanie (Greek).


ASSOCIATED WITH greek, black


VARIANTS Milena, Melony, Melonnie, Melonie, Meloni, Mellony, Melloney, Mellanie, Melany, Melannie, Melanney, Melaniya, Melania, Melani, Melaney, Melanee, Melainey, Melaina, Malanie, Malaney

RELATED FORMS VIA MELANIE Mel, Mela, Melaine, Melantha, Mella, Melli, Mellie, Melly



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How popular is Melana?

Melana is a rare given name for females. Melana is a unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Prominent varying forms of Melana (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) are Melanie (#105 FROM RECENT DATA), Melany (#615), Milena (#804), Melania (#1081), Melani (#1175), Melaine, Mella, Mellie, Melonie and Melony. These forms of Melana reached the height of their popularity 48 years ago (AVERAGE #1544) and are somewhat less common today (#1378, 34.6%), with the version Mellie going out of style. Melanie has been the most recognizable form, although Melani appears to be gaining popularity too. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Melaine, Melani, Melania, Melanie, Melany in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mella, Mellie, Melonie, Melony, Milena in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Melanie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Melana is pronounced similarly to Malana, Malena, Malina, Mallina, Meleana, Meleena, Melina, Mellina, Milana, Mileena, Miliana and Miliani. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Alana, Allana, Celina, Deana, Deeana, Delaina, Delara, Delena, Delina, Devana, Felina, Flana, Gilana, Helaina, Helana, Ilana, Jeana, Jelani, Jilana, Jolana, Kalana, Keana, Keiana, Leana, Leiana, Leland, Levana, Matana, Medina, Meena, Megan, Meirna, Melba, Melene, Melesa, Melinda, Meline, Melita, Meliza, Mellba, Melosa, Melvina, Melya, Melynda, Melyta, Mena, Meranda, Merlina, Milada, Miyana, Mlada, Moana, Mylene, Nolana, Seana, Selina, Selyna, Solana, Teana, Texana, Zelaina, Zelina and Zetana. These names tend to be more frequently used than Melana.

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