Definitions for Melissa
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Melissa, genus Melissa(noun)
a genus of Old World mints of the family Labiatae
A plant of the Melissa genus, especially lemon balm, often used medicinally.
Bee-nymph in Greek mythology.
. Popular in the latter half of the 20th century.
Origin: From the μέλισσα (mélissa), meaning "bee", "honey", "honeybee".
a genus of labiate herbs, including the balm, or bee balm (Melissa officinalis)
Origin: [NL., fr. Gr. me`lissa a bee, honey.]
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A plant genus of the family LAMIACEAE. The common names of beebalm or lemonbalm are also used for MONARDA.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Melissa McCarthy and Paul Feig movies have incredibly long tails.
Unfortunately and despite the pressure ... Melissa was under she did not ask for help.
Melissa and I are the proudest parents ever and this is the best thing that has happened to us this year!
Both (Debra and Jaslyne) observed Noreen appeared to be well and Melissa, as always, appeared to be taking very good care of her.
The lead characters I care about are the vulnerable people who might not be noticed by the world, with Melissa, it was just such a perfect fit, I just wanted her to bring that humanity to it.
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