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What does Eleen mean?

Eleen Pronunciation of Eleen [eleen] as a name for girls is of Norman origin. Eleen is a variant form of Aileen (Norman): Scottish transcription of Eileen.


Eleen has 20 variants: Aileene, Ailene, Aillin, Ailyn, Aleen, Alene, Aline, Alleen, Allene, Alline, Eileen, Elleen, Ellene, Ileane, Ileen, Ileene, Ilene, Iliane, Illeanne and Illene.

2 more alternative forms via Aileen: Ailee and Ileana.

Creative forms:
(female) Eleel, Eleene, ..

(male) Eleel, Eleer, ..

Middle name pairings:
Eleen Delia (E.D.), ..

How popular is Eleen?

Eleen is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Eleen is an equally unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Eleen (outside Top 2000) are Aileen (#515 a year ago), Aileene, Ailene, Ailyn (#1094), Aleen, Alene, Aline, Alleen, Allene, Alline, Eileen (#694), Ellene, Ileana, Ileen and Ilene. Other forms, like Ileene, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Eleen was more pronounced during the years 1920-1929 (average #1052) and has become significantly less since (#1753, 80.1% less usage), with forms like Ilene becoming less stylish. Eileen has generally been preferred by parents, though Aileen has become trendy as well. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Aileen, Aileene, Ailene, Ailyn, Aleen in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alene, Aline, Alleen, Allene, Alline in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Eileen, Ellene, Ileana, Ileen, Ilene in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Eleen and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Eleen is pronounced similarly to Aleine, Alenne, Allyn, Eilean, Eileene, Eilene, Eilin, Eilleen, Eilwen, Elaene, Elayne, Elian, Elin, Eline, Ellin, Ellon, Elon, Elyn, Elynn, Ilean, Isleen, Olwen, Olwenn, Olwyn and Willeen. Other recommended names are Adeen, Arleen, Breen, Caleen, Coleen, Eaden, Earleen, Edee, Edeena, Eden, Eireen, Eiren, Elbe, Eleana, Eleena, Eleese, Elena, Eleni, Eleri, Elke, Elle, Ellee, Ellena, Elmeena (see Elmina), Elmena, Else, Elsee, Elveena, Elvena, Elvene, Elzeena, Emaleen, Emelen, Evaleen, Eveleen, Evleen, Glen, Heleen, Ireen, Joleen, Juleen, Kaleen, Kyleen, Myleen, Queen, Taleen and Treen. These names tend to be more frequently used than Eleen.

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