What does Angelena mean?
Angelena \a-ngele-na, an-ge-lena\ as a name for girls. Angelena's root is Greek, and the name Angelena means "messenger; angel, messenger of God". Angelena is a variant of Angela (Greek): from Church Latin.
Angelena has 44 more alternative forms via Angela: Aingeal, Andjelija, Andjelka, Ange, Angel, Angele, Angelee, Angelene, Angeles, Angeleta, Angeli, Angelia▼, Angelica, Angelika, Angeliki, Angeline▼, Angelique, Angelita▼, Angell, Angella, Angelle, Angelyn, Angelynn, Angie▼, Angil, Angila, Angla, Anglea, Angy, Angyola, Aniela, Anjel, Anjela, Anjelica▼, Anjelika, Anjewela, Anngela, Anngil, Anngilla, Anngiola, Annijilla, Annjela, Gelya and Tangela.
Angelena is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3047 out of 4276, Top 71%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Angelena and affiliated names. Angelina (#153 a year ago), Angela (#191), Angel (#275), Angelique (#413), Angelica (#437), Angie (#550), Angeline (#847), Tangela, Anjelica, Angeles, Angelita and Angelia are the prominent alternative forms of Angelena (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.4552%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.3445%, down 24.3%), with the versions Angie, Angeline, Angelia, Anjelica and Angelita falling out of fashion. The more fashionable baby names among these are Angelique (#413), Angela (#191), Angelina (#153), Angel (#275) and Angelica (#437), and there is a rebound in birth name popularity for Angelica and Angelina. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Angelea. This name tends to be less frequently used than Angelena.