What does Alene mean?
Alene [alene] as a girls' name is of Norman, Greek and Old German derivation, and Alene means "precious; awakening; sun ray". Alene is an alternate form of Aileen (Norman): Scottish version of Eileen. Alene is also a derivative of Alana (Old German, Hawaiian). Alene is also used as a derivative of Alina (Greek), Allena (Old German), Helen (Greek).
Alene▼ has 41 variants: Aileene, Ailene, Aillin, Ailyn, Alaine, Alane, Alayne, Aleen, Aleyne, Aline▼, Alleen, Allene▼, Alleyne, Alline, Allyn, Allyne, Allynn, Allynne, Alyne, Alynne, Ayleen▲, Eilean, Eileene, Eilene, Eilin, Eilleen, Elaine▼, Elayne, Eleen, Elleen, Ellen▼, Ellene, Ellin, Ellyn, Ileane, Ileen, Ileene, Ilene▼, Iliane, Illeanne and Illene.
44 more related forms via Aileen, Alana, Alina, Allena, Eileen, Helen: Ailee, Ailey, Ailie, Alaina▲, Alanah, Alani▲, Alanice, Alanis, Alanna▲, Alawna, Aleanor, Aleena▲, Alena▲, Alenah, Aleyna, Aleynah, Alie, Aliena, Allana, Allina, Allyna, Alona, Alonna, Alyna, Alynah, Alyona, Eilena, Elana, Elena▲, Eleni, Elenore, Elle▲, Ellee, Ellie▲, Helena, Helene▼, Hellene, Ileana, Ilona, Jelena, Leena, Lena▼, Leni and Yelena.Creative forms:
(female) Alean, Alein, ..
(male) Alean, Aleon, .. Middle name pairings:
Alene Karmen (A.K.), ..
How popular is Alene?
Alene is a very popular first name for females (#1160 out of 4276, Top 27%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Alene reached its highest rank of #450 in the U.S. during 1920-1929, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Alene listed in the Top 2000 are Ellie (#47 in recent rankings), Elena (#106), Alina (#172), Alaina (#176), Alana (#202), Lena (#272), Elle (#398), Helen (#419), Aleena (#459), Alanna (#508), Aileen (#515), Alani (#525), Helena (#534), Alena (#596), Elaine (#673), Eileen (#694), Ellen (#705), Ayleen (#822), Ailyn (#1094), Leena (#1259), Alanah (#1418), Elana (#1522), Alanis (#1556), Eleni (#1595), Alyna (#1716), Aleyna (#1829), Elenore, Ileana, Ilene, Ilona, Ileen, Elayne, Ellyn, Helene, Ellene, Alonna, Aline, Allana, Aleen, Alane, Aileene, Ailene, Alleen, Allena, Alona, Alyne, Eileene, Allyne, Allyn, Allene, Alline and Eilene. Other variants, like Yelena, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Alene was common a century ago (adoption of 5.59%) and is now significantly lower (adoption 1.41%, ▼74.8%). Helen has been the overall favorite, though Elle has gained in popularity over time, while versions like Helene are now somewhat dated.
Alene▼ is alike in pronunciation to Aleine, Alenne, Allaine, Allayne, Alleine, Elaene, Elane, Elen, Elene, Eliane, Elin, Eline, Ellane, Elyn, Elynn, Ilane, Ilean, Ileanne, Oleen, Oline, Olwen, Olwenn, Willene, Wilone and Yolane. Other recommended names are Abilene, Adene, Adine, Albane, Albine, Aldene, Aldine, Aldyne, Aleah▲, Aleana, Alease, Aleda, Aleka, Aleki, Aleta, Aletea, Alex, Alexene, Alfre, Alice▼, Alise, Aliye, Allie▲, Alveene, Alvie, Amee, Amena, Ardene, Arene, Arlee, Arlene▼, Arluene, Arlyne, Athene, Aven, Celene, Cleone, Elvene, Erlene, Gene▼, Glenne, Irene▼, Kalene, Kylene, Lene, Melene, Reene, Rene▼, Rolene and Zelene. These names tend to be less frequently used than Alene.See names in meaning and etymology.