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See also: melina and Mélina

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Can be construed as a short form of names like Amelina (Ameline) and Carmelina (Carmela). The modern German usage derives mainly from the Greek Μελίνα (Melína), stage name of the Greek actress Melina Mercouri, born Μαρία Αμαλία (Maria Amalia).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [meˈliːna]
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  • Hyphenation: Me‧li‧na

Proper nounEdit

Melina

  1. A female given name.