What does Elina mean?
Elina /eli-na/ as a name for girls is of Greek derivation, and the name Elina means "sun ray". Elina is an alternate form, with the suffix -ina, of Elena (Greek): Italian and Spanish variation of Helen.
(female) Eina, Elila, ..
(male) Eliem, Elien, ..
How popular is Elina?
Elina is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3221 out of 4276, Top 75%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Elina for girls. Elina was first listed in 2005 and reached its peak position of #1061 in the U.S. in the year 2011, and is presently at #1100. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Alona, Elaina (#281 in 2014), Elena (#121) and Eleni (#1425) are the popular related forms of Elina (#1100 in 2014). These forms of Elina were at the top of their popularity in 2014 (average #985). Elaina and Elena are two of the more trendy names for newborns here.
Elina is pronounced similarly to Alanah, Aleana, Alianna▲, Aliena, Alina▲, Allana, Allona, Alynah, Elainia, Elainna, Eleana, Elenyi, Elianna▲, Elona, Elonna, Elyana, Ilana, Ilania, Ilena, Iliana▲, Iolana, Olena, Olina, Yalena and Yllona. Other recommended names are Edina, Egina, Eilin, Elain, Elaine▼, Elan, Elane, Elen, Elene, Elia, Elian, Eliane, Elida, Elika, Elin▲, Elinda, Eline, Elisa, Elita, Eliza▲, Ellin, Ellma, Elma▼, Elmina, Elna▼, Elon, Elvina, Elyn, Elynn, Elzina, Emina, Erina, Erlina and Evina. These names tend to be less frequently used than Elina.