Gender / Sex: girl
Meaning: bee; honey
Sounds Like: Melisa, Mellicia, Melosa, Meliza, Melise, Melessa, Melesa, Mallissa
Similar Names: Mellina, Mellisha
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1030
Mellisa \m(e)-lli-sa\ as a girl's name is a variant of Melissa (Greek), and the meaning of Mellisa is "bee; honey".
The baby name Mellisa sounds like Melisa, Mellicia, Melosa, Meliza, Melise, Melessa, Melesa and Mallissa. Other similar baby names are Mellina and Mellisha.
Mellisa is a very popular first name for women (#1030 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)