What does Elaina mean?
Elaina /elai-na/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name. Elaina's root is Greek, and the meaning of Elaina is "sun ray". Elaina is an alternate spelling of Elaine (Greek): French version of Helen. Elaina is also a variation of Elena (Greek).
Elaina▲ has 29 more related forms via Elaine, Elena, Helen: Alayne, Aline▼, Allaine, Elaene, Elain, Elan, Elane, Elayne, Elinor▼, Ella▲, Elladine, Ellaine, Ellane, Ellayne, Ellen▼, Ellie▲, Ellin, Elliner, Ellinor, Ellyn, Elnora▼, Galina, Halina, Helaina, Helaine, Helana, Laine, Lana▲ and Lina▼.Kreatif forms: Elaiza. [more]
How popular is Elaina?
Elaina is a very prominent first name for women (#1646 out of 4276, Top 38%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Elaina for girls. Elaina entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its apex rank of #281 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Elaina and affiliated names. Alaina (#190 last year), Alayna (#217), Aline, Elaine (#654), Elayne, Elena (#121), Elina, Elinor, Ella (#17), Ellen (#656), Elliana (#296), Ellie (#55), Ellinor, Elnora, Helen (#404), Ileana, Lana (#351) and Lina (#767) are the popular variation forms of Elaina (#281 last year) ranked in the Top 1000. Forms like Elainna are uncommon. Adoption of these girl names was at its most widespread in 2014 (usage of 0.4206%), except for versions such as Aline, Elinor, Ellen, Elnora and Helen which have become somewhat outmoded. The more fashionable birth names in this compilation are Elaina (#281), Elena (#121), Elliana (#296), Ellie (#55) and Lana (#351), with Ellie and Lana having a resurgence in popularity. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Elaina▲ is alike in pronunciation to Alana▲, Alanna▲, Alawna, Alina▲, Allina, Elanah, Eleana, Eleanna, Eliana▲, Elianna▲, Ellena, Ellina, Ellona, Elona, Elonna, Elyana, Ilana and Olina. Other recommended similar baby names are Elin▲, Eline, Elmina, Elna▼, Elvina▼ and Elzina. These names tend to be less commonly used than Elaina.