What does Elina mean?
Elina /eli-na/ [3 sylls.] 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.
Elina has 1 more alternative form via Elena: Nelli.Kreatif forms: Eielina, Elinaei, Elira. [more]
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. Variants like Eleena are seldom used. These girl names were at the top of their popularity in 2014 (usage of 0.5327%). Elaina (#281) and Elena (#121) 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 Alaina▲, Alana▲, Alena▲, Aliana▲, Aliena, Alina▲, Allina, Alyna, Eilena, Eilona, Elaini, Elainia, Elainna, Elana, Elanah, Elanna, Elayna, Eleana, Eliana▲, Elianna▲, Ellena, Elliana▲, Ellina, Ellona, Elona, Elonna, Elyana, Ewelina, Ilana, Ilena, Iliana, Ilona, Olena, Oliana, Olina and Olinia. Other recommended similar baby 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.