Name: Melaenis

Origin and Meaning of the Name Melaenis

  • Meaning:
    Black one
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (meh LAY niss)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Melaenis)
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Miscellaneous Info for Melaenis

  • Additional Info:
    Melaenis was one of the names of Aphrodite, ancient Greek goddess of beauty. The writer Pausanias explained this particular name by pointing out that most sex takes place at night.

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