my name is
my pronouns are
How to use my name
My full name
Melanie Mae Davis
If you're adding me to a list of names, please use this name.
'Melanie Mae Davis' is pronounced
mel-UH-nee mey DAY-vis
This is how I pronounce my own name when speaking English.
This is the name I want to be addressed by during a conversation.
I use this name in formal contexts. For example, a letter addressed to me might start 'Dear Mx. Davis'.
On an envelope
Mx. Melanie M. Davis
Please use this name when adding my name to an address in a formal context.
How to use my pronouns
To speak about a person in English, you don't need to know their gender but you do need to know which pronouns to use. This information can't be determined from a person's name or what they look like, so we include it on everyone's page.
Melanie is a great cook.
Xey is really good at cooking.
Cooking comes really naturally to xem.
Cooking is one of xyr best skills.
I think this cookbook is xyrs.
Xey came up with this recipe xemself.