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Girl Name: Melisa

Name: Melisa
Pronunciation: \m(e)-li-sa\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: bee; honey
Origin: Greek
Sounds Like: Melosa, Mellisa, Meliza, Melise, Melesa
Similar Names: Melia, Melita, Melina, Delisa, Felisa, Helisa, Jelisa, Melisha, Melida, Telisa
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 760


Melisa \m(e)-li-sa\ as a girl's name is a variant of Melissa (Greek), and the meaning of Melisa is "bee; honey".

The baby name Melisa sounds like Melosa, Mellisa, Meliza, Melise and Melesa. Other similar baby names are Melia, Melita, Melina, Delisa, Felisa, Helisa, Jelisa, Melisha, Melida and Telisa.


Melisa is a very popular first name for women (#760 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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