Melissa

Melissa is a girl name and means bee; honey. It is a Greek name and its pronunciation is \m(e)-lissa, mel(is)-sa\. Other similar names and variants include: Lisa, Lissa, Malissa, Mallissa, Mel, Melesa, Melessa, Melicent, Melicia, Melisa, Melisanda, Melisande, Melise, Melisent, Melisha, Melisse, Melitta, Meliza, Mellicent, Mellie, Mellisa, Melly, Melosa, Milli, Millicent, Millie, Millisent, Millissent, Milly, Mischa, Missie, Missy. Melissa is a very popular first name for women (#30 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women.
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Famous people named Melissa

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Famous actors named Melissa and their movies

Melissa McCarthy
Melissa McCarthy

Born on August 26, 1970

  • Age: 50
  • Birth sign: Virgo
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 10

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Life of the Party

Life of the Party

Directed by: Ben Falcone

Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Matt Walsh, Molly Gordon, Ben Falcone

Identity Thief

Identity Thief

Directed by: Seth Gordon

Starring: Jason Bateman, Melissa McCarthy, John Cho, Amanda Peet

The Heat

The Heat

Directed by: Paul Feig

Starring: Sandra Bullock, Michael McDonald, Melissa McCarthy, Demián Bichir

The Boss

The Boss

Directed by: Ben Falcone

Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Bell, Peter Dinklage, Ella Anderson

Melissa Joan Hart
Melissa Joan Hart

Born on April 18, 1976

  • Age: 45
  • Birth sign: Aries
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 3

Melissa Joan Hart Memorabilia

Drive Me Crazy

Drive Me Crazy

Directed by: John Schultz

Starring: Melissa Joan Hart, Adrian Grenier, Stephen Collins, Mark Metcalf

Nine Dead

Nine Dead

Directed by: Chris Shadley

Starring: Melissa Joan Hart, William Lee Scott, John Terry, James C. Victor

God's Not Dead 2

Directed by: Harold Cronk

Starring: Melissa Joan Hart, Jesse Metcalfe, David A.R. White, Hayley Orrantia

Melissa Gilbert
Melissa Gilbert

Born on May 08, 1964

  • Age: 57
  • Birth sign: Taurus
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 2

Melissa Gilbert Memorabilia

Nutcracker Fantasy

Directed by: Takeo Nakamura

Starring: Michele Lee, Melissa Gilbert, Lurene Tuttle, Christopher Lee

Sylvester

Sylvester

Directed by: Tim Hunter

Starring: Richard Farnsworth, Melissa Gilbert, Michael Schoeffling, Constance Towers

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Famous writers named Melissa and their books

Melissa de la Cruz
Melissa de la Cruz
  • No. of books: 6
The Queen's Assassin

The Queen's Assassin

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Gotham High

Gotham High

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Melissa Bank
Melissa Bank
  • No. of books: 4
The Girls' Guide To Hunting And Fishing

The Girls' Guide To Hunting And Fishing

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Hailed by critics as the debut of a major literary voice, The Girls' Guide to Hunting and Fishing has captivated readers and dominated bestseller lists.

The Wonder Spot

The Wonder Spot

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Melissa Rivers
Melissa Rivers

Born on January 20, 1968

  • Age: 53
  • Birth sign: Aquarius
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 2
The Book Of Joan

The Book Of Joan

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Joan Rivers was known all over the world—from the Palace Theater to Buckingham Palace, from the bright lights of Las Vegas to the footlights of Broadway, from the days of talkies

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Melissa a popular name?

Over the years Melissa was most popular in 1979. According to the latest US census information Melissa ranks #10th while according to famousnames.vip Melissa ranks #2nd.

How popular is the name Melissa?

According to the US census in 2018, 1114 girls were born named Melissa, making Melissa the #297th name more popular among girl names. In 1979 Melissa had the highest rank with 34181 girls born that year with this name.

How common is the name Melissa?

Melissa is #297th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Melissa more popular ?

The name Melissa was more popular in 1979 with 34181 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Melissa

The last time a baby was named Melissa was in 2018, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2018 are named Melissa?

In 2018 there were 1114 baby girls named Melissa.

Who is a famous person named Melissa?

There a several famous people named Melissa, for example actor Melissa Joan Hart, musician Melissa Etheridge, director Melissa Monet.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Melissa?

A famous actor/actress named Melissa is Melissa Joan Hart, starring in 3 movies, including Drive Me Crazy and Nine Dead.

Who is a famous singer named Melissa?

A famous singer named Melissa is Melissa Etheridge, with over 6 songs, including I'm The Only One and The Medicine Show.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Melissa?

There are 40 actors named Melissa including Melissa Joan Hart and Melissa Sue Anderson who appeared in movies such as Drive Me Crazy and Happy Birthday to Me.

How many famous writers are named Melissa?

There are 3 writers named Melissa including Melissa Rivers and Melissa de la Cruz who wrote books such as The Book Of Joan and The Isle of the Lost: A Descendants Novel .

How many famous singers are named Melissa?

There are 2 singers named Melissa including Melissa Etheridge and Melissa Manchester who wrote songs such as Midnight Blue and I'm The Only One.