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Name
Meaning:

  • Honeybee

  • National
    Origins:

  • Greek

  • Fun Facts

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    Melissa Name Popularity


    Boys vs Girls

    0.33%
    Male

    99.67%
    Female

    Melissa is predominantly a girls name, with 99.67% of Melissas being girls, and 0.33% being boys.

    In the United States there have been a total of 2496 males named Melissa, and 756902 females given the name

    Names Similar to Melissa

    Rank Name Global Rank
    1. Malaysia 911
    2. Malka 2090
    3. Malak 2471
    4. Malky 3328
    5. Maeleigh 3572
    6. Maelys 3572
    7. Malaak 3572
    8. Malachi 3572

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    Popularity of Melissa by state:

    This chart shows the maximum percentage of babys named Melissa in each state. Lighter colors indicate higher percentages and popularity, while lower colors indicate less popularity.
    Lighter = More Popular
    Darker = Less Popular

    Melissa: Baby name popularity graph, 1880-2019


    The below graph, labeled 'Percentage named Melissa' is a graph showing the overall ranking of the girls name Melissa in the USA from 1880-2019. 1 being the highest and most popular, 66358 being the lowest and least used. Through these years over 66358 unique total names have been given to girls living in the United States so far. Melissa's average ranking is 495.95, with it's highest ever rank being #. Melissa has reach the top 10 most popular girls name 5 times, and has reached the top hundred names 44 times.

    Melissa has been used in the United States ever since 1880, with over 759398 girls given the name in the past 200 years. Melissa gained the most popularity as a baby name in 1967, when it's usage went up by 131.89%. During this year, 18379 babies were named Melissa, which was 0.5498% of the baby girls born in the USA that year. The most the names popularity ever grew to was 1.041%, in this year alone more than 34000 girls were named Melissa.

    Popular 'M' Names - Girls

    Girls names starting with 'M'

    Listed below are the 20 most commonly used baby names begining with M. These girls names are ordered by their overall popularity of recently named babies in the United states. Also listed is their their rank compared to other 'M' names, their over all rank among all girl names, the total number of baby girls expected to be given this name in 2019, and the total percentage of girls given this name.

    Name 'M-Name' Rank Overall Rank Total Named Percentage named
    Mia 1. 12. 14366 0.397%
    Madison 2. 50. 8982 0.248%
    Mila 3. 133. 4802 0.133%
    Madelyn 4. 158. 4208 0.116%
    Maya 5. 162. 4055 0.112%
    Melanie 6. 195. 3473 0.096%
    Mackenzie 7. 201. 3390 0.094%
    Madeline 8. 218. 3257 0.09%
    Maria 9. 259. 2788 0.077%
    Mary 10. 289. 2487 0.069%
    Morgan 11. 303. 2319 0.064%
    Margaret 12. 318. 2202 0.061%
    Melody 13. 326. 2128 0.059%
    Mckenzie 14. 357. 1982 0.055%
    Molly 15. 358. 1977 0.055%
    Makayla 16. 370. 1918 0.053%
    Mariah 17. 371. 1905 0.053%
    Mya 18. 374. 1902 0.053%
    Michelle 19. 449. 1559 0.043%
    Marley 20. 462. 1491 0.041%

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