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pinWhat does Alina mean?

Alina /ali-na/ as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Alina is "sun ray".

Slavic variant of Helen. Also variant of Aline, nickname of Adelina, or may derive from Arabic for "noble, illustrious". In Scotland, the name has been used as a feminine form of Alistair.


Alina has 25 variants: Aleen, Aleena, Alena, Alenah, Alene, Aliena, Aline, Alleen, Allena, Allene, Alline, Allyna, Allynah, Allyne, Alyna, Alynah, Alyne, Leena, Leenah, Lena, Lenah, Lina, Linah, Lyna and Lynah.

Related girl name: Alinda.

Alina has 35 more related forms via Adelina, Aline, Helen: Adalena, Adalina, Adelyna, Ailene, Aillin, Ailyn, Alyona, Eilin, Elaina, Elaine, Elana, Elen, Elena, Eleni, Eline, Elinor, Ella, Ellin, Elyn, Galina, Halina, Helaina, Helana, Helena, Helia, Ileana, Ilene, Ili, Iliane, Ilka, Ilona, Jelena, Lana, Leana and Yelena.

Kreatif forms: Alila. [more]

pinHow popular is Alina?

Alina is a very prominent first name for females (#1267 out of 4276, Top 30%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Presented below is the birth name popularity of Alina for girls. Alina entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its apex rank of #192 in the U.S. in 2014. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Alina name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alina outside U.S.

Ella (#17 2 years ago), Elena (#121), Lena (#279), Elaina (#281), Lana (#351), Helen (#404), Aleena (#495), Helena (#502), Adelina (#531), Alena (#617), Elaine (#654), Lina (#767), Alene, Leana, Aleen, Ilene, Ileana, Alline, Allene, Aline and Elinor are the popular related forms of Alina (#192 2 years ago). Other forms, like Aillin, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Alina was at its highest during the years 1910-1919 (average #610) and is almost as conventional today (#645, 9.2%), but with versions like Helen, Aline, Elinor, Allene and Alene becoming somewhat outmoded. Helen has been the most prevalent, although Elaina seems to be getting popular too. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Alina and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Alina, Adelina, Aleen, Aleena, Alena in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Alene, Aline, Allene, Alline, Elaina in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Elaine, Elena, Elinor, Ella, Helen in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Helena, Ileana, Ilene, Lana, Leana in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Lena, Lina in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elaine, Ella, Lena, Lina outside U.S.

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Alina is pronounced similarly to Alaina, Alana, Alanah, Alani, Alanna, Alawna, Alayna, Aleana, Aleyna, Aliana, Alianna, Allana, Allina, Allinah, Allona, Alona, Alonia, Alonna, Alwinna, Alwyna, Eliana, Elina, Ellina, Elona, Ilana, Ilena, Iliana, Olena, Oliana, Olina and Olinia. Other recommended similar baby names are Abina, Adina, Aina, Alaine, Alane, Albina, Alcina, Aldina, Aleine, Alia, Alica, Alida, Alika, Alima, Alisa, Alita, Aliya, Aliza, Allma, Alma, Almina, Aloma, Alsina, Aluma, Alvina, Alzina, Amina, Anina, Arina, Arlina, Auina and Aylin. These names tend to be less commonly used than Alina.