In Hungarian, the stress is on the first syllable:.
In the United States, its popularity peaked in 1973 at No.
Variations in spelling include Melynda, Melyndah, Malinda, and Milinda.
Lyrics by , performed by the.
Since its peak the popularity of the name Melinda has been gradually declining in the United States, to last be seen on the top 1000 list in 2002 at No.