US Popularity:2035
Meaning:Black, dark
Melani is a girl’s name of Greek origin, meaning “black” or “dark.” A variation of Melanie and a derivation of Melania, this more modern spelling has been steadily growing in popularity. Bearing a name shared by a Catholic saint, your little one can certainly be inspired by the divine, whether you choose to raise them following the faith or not. Saint Melanie (the Younger) was known for her good-heartedness and hospitality, as well as for providing freedom to many. This could help lead baby Melani to use their inner darkness for good, fighting for and uplifting those in need.

Melani Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Melani is currently #3569 on The Bump
Girl:Melani is currently #2428 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Melani is currently #2035 in U.S. births
Girl:Melani is currently #1087 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 13
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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