Mela - Meaning of Mela

What does Mela mean?

[ 2 syll. me-la, mel-a ] The baby girl name Mela is pronounced as MIY-Laa †. Mela is an English and Polish name of Sanskrit and Old Greek origin. From Sanskrit roots, its meaning is religious gathering - in this context, Mela can be used in the English language.

In addition, Mela is a shortening of the name Melanie (Dutch, English, French, and German) in the English and Polish languages.

Mayla (English), Melah, Mella, and Mellah are variants of Mela.

See also the related categories, english, greek, sanskrit, and polish.

Mela is seldom used as a baby name for girls. It is not listed within the top 1000 names. Among the group of girl names directly related to Mela, Melanie was the most commonly used in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Mela include Mila, Maëlle, Mahale, Mahalle, Mai Ly, Maile, Maili, Mala, Mali, Mallee, Malley, Mallie, Mallo, Malloe, Mallow, Mallowe, Mally, Maloe, Malou, and Malu.

† Pronunciation for Mela: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"



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