What does Celina mean?
Celina /celi-na/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is pronounced seh-LEEN-ah. It is of Latin and Greek origin, and the meaning of Celina is "heaven; the moon".
Variant of Celia or Selena. Also possibly from the French name Marceline. Mythology: one of the seven daughters of Atlas who were transformed by Zeus into stars of the Pleiades constellation. Celine is the French variant of Celeste, made famous by singer Celine Dion.
Related girl name: Selina.
Celina▼ has 47 more relations via Celeste, Celia, Celine, Marceline, Selena: Caleen, Caleena, Calina, Ceil, Cela, Cele, Celes, Celesia, Celesse, Celest, Celesta, Celestena, Celestia, Celestijna, Celestin, Celestina, Celestine▼, Celestinea, Celestyna, Celia▼, Celie, Celinka, Celisse, Celka, Cellina, Celyna, Ciline, Fecelia, Marcelina▼, Saleena, Salena, Salina▼, Sela, Selene, Selenia, Selenna, Selestina, Selia, Selie, Selina▼, Selyna, Selyne, Sena▼, Syleena, Sylena, Tina▼ and Tinka.Kreatif forms: Celisa, Chelina. [more]
How popular is Celina?
Celina is a very prominent first name for females (#1000 out of 4276, Top 23%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Celina for girls. Celina reached its highest rank of #423 in the U.S. in 1994, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Selena (#346 the previous year), Celeste (#467), Celine (#714), Celia (#788), Salina, Selene, Selina, Tina, Sena, Salena, Marcelina, Celestia, Celena, Celestine, Ceil and Marceline are the popular related forms of Celina. Usage of these girl names reached its highest in the year 1995 (usage of 0.2475%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.0991%, down 59.9%), with versions such as Celia, Celeste, Celestine, Marceline and Marcelina becoming somewhat outmoded. Celine (#714) and Selena (#346) are two of the more chic birth names in this list, and there is also a rebound in birth name popularity for both names. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Celina and associated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Celina▼ is pronounced similarly to Ceilena, Celeena, Solina, Sylina, Xylina, Zelaina, Zelina and Zylina. Other suggested similar baby names are Caelin, Calin, Celida, Chalina, Cliona, Colena, Colina, Coline, Collina, Delina, Felina, Jelina and Melina▲. These names tend to be less commonly used than Celina.