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ˈmɛl bəmel·ba

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  1. Melba, Dame Nellie Melba, Helen Porter Mitchellnoun

    Australian operatic soprano (1861-1931)


  1. melbanoun

    A dessert made originally from peach (now from other fruits), ice cream, and raspberry

  2. Etymology: From Peach Melba, a dish invented for Nellie Melba, an Australian opera singer.


  1. melba

    Melba is a term that is usually associated with dishes or recipes, especially desserts, featuring peaches and/or raspberry sauce in honor of the Australian opera singer Dame Nellie Melba. One of the most famous one is Peach Melba. The term could also refer to Melba toast, a dry, crisp and thinly sliced toast often served with soup or salad.


  1. Melba

    Melba is a city in Canyon County, Idaho, United States. The population was 513 at the 2010 census, up from 439 in 2000. It is part of the Boise City–Nampa, Idaho Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Editors Contribution

  1. Melba

    A dessert made originally from peaches( now other fruits are used), ice cream and rasberries

    Submitted by melba_s on April 8, 2021  

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  1. amble

  2. blame

  3. Mabel

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of melba in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of melba in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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