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Origin and Meaning

Turkish name for the strong, dry north winds of the Aegean Sea, which blow from about mid-May to mid-September

Related Names

Meltem Turkish

Further Information

Meltem is a name used among immigrants from Turkey, but is very rarely used in the Nordic countries by people without an immigration background


Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4]

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Meltem.


  1. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden,
  2. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark,
  3. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway,
  4. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland,