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Name Melissa

Meaning:the beeTools:

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About the name Melissa in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:German
US 2015 rank:#253     ... 251:Josie, 252:Jennifer, 253:Melissa, 254:Gabriela, 255:Allie ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Mélissa, Elissa, Melisa, Melissza, Mélyssa, Alissa, Elisa, Elisa, Elísa, Elisha     Details
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About Melissa, the group of names with the same origin as Melissa

Meaning/translation:the bee
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin:in Greek mythology Melissa is a nymph that cared for young Zeus
Words:melitta = the bee  Old Greek
 melissa = the bee  Old Greek
Topics:Greek mythology
Variants' top ranks:3:Melissa USA 1970-1979,  3:Melisa Albania 2014,  21:Mélissa France 1997,  70:Melissza Hungary 2010,  477:Mélyssa France 2002,  636:Melis Switzerland 1997
Somehow related to:Melinda
Name variants:Melis, Melisa, Melissa, Mélissa, Melissza, Melitta, Mélyssa   Sortable list   Details
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Popularity lists that contain the name Melissa

SeriesGraphRankings
Australia/NSW 2001 83
Austria 1999 75
Belgium prevalence 2013 141
BrazilGraph2015 30,  2014 31,  2013 272012 32,  2011 37,  2010 34,  2009 32
England+WalesGraph2005 98,  2004 85,  2003 83,  2002 84,  2001 71,  2000 70,  1999 58,  1998 55
Ireland 1999 84
ItalyGraph2015 36,  2014 32,  2013 28,  2012 27
MexicoGraph2013 292011 33,  2010 51,  2009 54,  2008 53
NorwayGraph2015 195,  2014 158,  2013 1342012 149,  2011 147,  2010 164,  2009 150
PortugalGraph2015 482014 61
ScotlandGraph2014 191,  2013 144,  2012 146,  2011 99,  2010 97,  2009 75,  2008 63,  2007 74,  2006 63,  2005 63,  2004 60,  2003 55,  2002 56,  2001 53,  2000 54,  1999 431998 49
SwedenGraph2015 70,  2014 61,  2013 572012 62,  2011 72,  2010 80,  2009 85,  2008 87,  2007 82,  2006 86,  2005 96,  2004 86,  2003 100,  2002 97,  2001 98,  2000 93,  1999 95,  1998 100
Switzerland/GermanGraph2015 73,  2014 84,  2013 58
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 103,  1990-1999 27,  1980-1989 7,  1970-1979 31960-1969 33
USA prevalence 1990 30
USA yearlyGraph2015 253,  2014 224,  2013 202,  2012 177,  2011 184,  2010 157,  2009 137,  2008 134,  2007 137,  2006 117,  2005 104,  2004 99,  2003 96,  2002 80,  2001 74,  2000 71,  1999 64,  1998 59,  1997 44,  1996 42,  1995 35,  1994 31,  1993 30
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