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.
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 reached its peak position of #60 in Sweden in the year 2005, and is presently at #81. (Top 100 Baby Names Records, 2013)
Elaina (#281 in 2014) and Elena (#121) are the popular related forms of Elina. Other variants, like Alona, are seldom used. These forms of Elina were at the top of their popularity in 2014 (average #467). Elaina and Elena are two of the more trendy names for newborns here. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the girl name Elina and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Elina is pronounced similarly to Ailani, Alaina▲, Alana▲, Alanah, Alani▲, Alanna▲, Alannah, Alawna, Alayna▲, Alaynna, Aleana, Aleena▲, Alena▲, Alenah, Aleyna, Aleynah, Aliana▲, Alianna, Aliena, Alina▲, Allana, Allena, Allina, Allinah, Allona, Allonia, Allyna, Allynah, Alonia, Alonna, Alwinna, Alwyna, Alyna, Alynah, Alyona, Eilena, Eilona, Elaini, Elainia, Elainna, Elana, Elanah, Elanie, Elanna, Elayna, Eleana, Eleanna, Elenyi, Eliana▲, Elianna▲, Ellena, Elliana▲, Ellina, Ellona, Elona, Elonna, Elyana, Ewelina, Ilana, Ilania, Ileana, Ileanna, Ilena, Iliana, Ilianna, Illeana, Illiana, Illianna, Illionya, Illona, Ilona, Ilonna, Iolana, Iolani, Oleana, Olena, Oliana, Olianna, Olina, Olinia, Ulani, Wilona, Yalena, Yelena and Yllona. Other recommended similar baby names are Edina, Egina, Eilene, Eilin, Elaene, Elain, Elaine▼, Elan, Elane, Elayne, Eleen, Elen, Elene, Elia, Elian, Eliane, Elianne, Elida▼, Elika, Elin▲, Elinda, Eline, Elisa▲, Elita, Eliza▲, Ellaine, Ellan, Ellane, Ellen▼, Ellene, Ellin, Ellma, Ellon, Ellyn, Elma▼, Elmina, Elna▼, Elon, Elvina▼, Elyn, Elynn, Elzina, Emina, Erina, Erlina and Evina. These names tend to be less frequently used than Elina.