Melissa Meaning in English, Melissa Baby Name Origin Gender Meaning Pronunciation

Does Melissa Baby Name seem like an intriguing name for your baby? Learn Melissa Name Meaning in English, its origin and which gender Melissa Baby Name is most suitable for. Check through our list of names that are related to the name Melissa, names similar to Melissa and sibling names of Melissa. Also, read through a detailed numerology report for the name Melissa.
Melissa
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Gender
Boy, Girl
Origin
Greek
Pronunciation
MahLIHSah
Meaning
Bee, Honey
Related Melissa Baby Names
James, Michael, Nathan, Mason, Emma, Joseph, Mia, Marshall, Rachel, Marcel, David, Ailisa, Aissa, Alessa, Alisa, Alisha, Alissa, Alisse, Alliss, Allyssa
Similar Melissa Baby Names
Lyssa, Lissa::Maelisa, Maheloas, Mailsi, Malachai, Malachi, Malachy, Malak, Malca, Malcah, Malik
Sibling Names
Melisa, Jessica, Emily, Nicole, Isabella, Abigail, Samantha, Amanda, Ashley, Emma, Hannah, Courtney, Michael, Matthew, Andrew, Jonathan, Daniel, Christopher, Benjamin, Joshua, James, Ryan, David, Chloe, Rebecca, Oliver, Caitlin, Caroline, Olivia
Middle Names
Marie, Michelle, Nava, Noemi, Olivia, Paige, Raine, Rene, Renee, Skye
About
In Greek mythology, Melissa is a princess of Crete who was changed into a bee after she learned how to collect honey. (Melissa means honeybee in Greek.) It was also the name of a nursemaid who took care of a young Zeus. The name has been used in the US since the 18th century and was especially popular in the late 1970s. The entertainment world is well represented by such namesakes as Melissa McCarthy and Melissa Joan Hart.
Numerology
The name Melissa has a numerology value of 2 In numerological terms, this means the following BalanceA state of equilibrium or equipoise; equal distribution of weight, amount, etc.Something used to produce equilibrium; counterpoise.Mental steadiness or emotional stability; habit of calm behavior, judgment, etc.UnionThe act of uniting two or more things.The state of being united.Something formed by uniting two or more things; combination.ReceptiveHaving the quality of receiving, taking in, or admitting.Able or quick to receive knowledge, ideas, etc.: a receptive mind.Willing or inclined to receive.PartnershipThe state or condition of being a partner; participation; association; joint interest.Yin.Water, earth, the moon, femininity and nighttime.:: Numerology SoulUrge Number: 6 People with this name have a deep inner desire for a stable, loving family or community, and a need to work with others and to be appreciated.