Melena Name Meaning & Origin
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- Comments and insights on the name Melena
This spelling, Melena, actually refers to the medical terminology of black stools. Completely gross, thanks mom! It is derived from Malina, which has a background in Inuit mythology as a solar deity. Also Hawaiian for "peace".
- Personal experiences with the name Melena
My middle name is Melena and I think it rolls off the tongue beautifully. Pronounced "Mah-lee-nah". I have always wished I would have grown up going by my middle name rather than my first name.
- Nicknames for Melena
Mel, Melly, Lena, Layna, M
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- Famous real-life people named Melena
Melena Ryzik, writes for the New York Times
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