Meaning: Black, Dark
Main Origin Language: Greek
In 2017 the name Melanie...
• was given to 3,227 baby girls
• was the 90th most popular name for baby girls
• was 19% less popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in California, Texas, and Nevada
• was least popular in Maine, Alaska, and North Dakota
Babies Named Melanie Born Per Year
Created by BabyNameInstitute.com
Historically the name Melanie...
• achieved it's highest popularity in 1973
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1951
• is 77% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 19% more common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Melanie Per State
Geographically the name Melanie...
• 58% more popular west of the Mississippi than east of the Mississippi
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Boy Names With Similar Spelling
Average Age of Benjamin
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
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