What does Elana mean?
For more on this name, see also the related girl name Elaine.
Elana has 33 more related forms via Helen: Alene▼, Aline▼, Elaina, Elaine▼, Elayne, Eleanor, Elena, Eleni, Elenora▼, Elianora, Elinor▼, Ella, Elle, Ellee, Ellen▼, Ellie, Ellin, Elly, Ellyn, Elnora▼, Galina, Halina, Helaina, Helana, Helena, Ileana, Ilene▼, Ilona, Jelena, Lana, Lena, Lina▼ and Yelena.
Elana is a very prominent first name for females (#1899 out of 4276, Top 44%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Alene, Aline, Elaina (#281 last year), Elaine (#654), Elayne, Eleanor (#78), Elena (#121), Elenora, Elinor, Ella (#17), Elle (#395), Ellen (#656), Ellie (#55), Elnora, Helen (#404), Helena (#502), Ileana, Ilene, Lana (#351), Lena (#279) and Lina (#767) are the popular related forms of Elana (#unlisted). Usage of these girl names reached its most widespread during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.5125%) and has become much lower since (usage 0.4019%, down 21.6%), with versions such as Alene, Elinor, Elnora, Helen and Ilene falling out of style. The trendier birth names here are Elaina (#281), Eleanor (#78), Ellie (#55), Lana (#351) and Lena (#279), and there is also a rekindling in baby name popularity for Eleanor, Ellie, Lana and Lena. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Elana and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Elana is pronounced similarly to Alaina, Alana, Alanah, Alani, Alanna, Alawna, Alayna, Aleana, Alena, Aliana, Alina, Allana, Alona, Alyna, Eilena, Eilona, Elaini, Elainia, Elainna, Elayna, Eleana, Eleanna, Eleena, Eliana, Elianna, Elina, Ellena, Elliana, Ellina, Ellona, Elona, Elonna, Elyana, Ilania, Ilena, Iliana, Iolana, Oleana, Olena, Oliana, Olina and Ulani. Other suggested similar baby names are Edana, Elaene, Elain, Elan, Elane, Elata, Elen, Elene, Elian, Eliane, Elin, Eline, Elkana, Ellan, Ellane, Ellma, Elma▼, Elna▼, Elon, Elyn, Elynn, Etana, Evana and Flana. These names tend to be less frequently used than Elana.