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Alena meaning and name origin

Alena \a-le-na\ as a girl's name is pronounced a-LEE-nah, a-LAY-nah. It is of Greek and Latin origin. Russian variant of Helen or Magdalena. Magdala, meaning "tower" in Hebrew, is the town in Palestine that was home to Mary Magdalene in the Christian scriptures.

Alena has 1 variant form: Alenka.

For more information, see also related names Adeline, Alina, Allena and Olena.

Baby names that sound like Alena are Alene, Alana, Alona, Aleyna, Elena, Alyna, Aliena, Alenah, Aleena, Aleana and Ilena.

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Popularity of Alena

Alena is a very popular first name for women (#1970 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (1990 U.S. Census).

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Popularity of name Alena
Popularity of Alena