Meaning and name origin
Arlena is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2732 out of 4276, Top 64%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Arlena and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Arlene. (2014 statistics).
Arlena is also pronounced similarly to Arlenna, Earlena, Erlina and Orlena. Other suggested similar baby names are Alena▲, Allena, Ardena, Arena, Arlan, Arlea, Arlean, Arleen▼, Arleene, Arlen, Arlenne, Arleta, Arleyne, Arliene, Arlinda, Arline▼, Arluene, Arlyn, Arlyne and Arlynn. These names tend to be less commonly used than Arlena.