Melek - girls name

Melek name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 77%

Melek name meaning:

The name Melek is of Turkish origin and has several possible meanings. One interpretation of the name is "angel" or "messenger" in Turkish. In this context, Melek represents someone who brings messages of hope and guidance, often associated with purity and divine protection. The name can also be traced back to its Arabic roots, where it means "king" or "monarch." This definition suggests strength, leadership, and nobility.

In addition to its traditional meanings, the name Melek can also have a spiritual connotation, symbolizing a connection to the divine or a higher power. It is worth noting that names can have different interpretations and personal significance, so the meaning of Melek may vary depending on cultural and individual contexts. Ultimately, Melek is a beautiful and versatile name choice that embodies qualities such as grace, spirituality, and power.

Origin: Arabic


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Overall UK ranking: 1259 out of 5581

26 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1490)

Historical popularity of Melek

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