What does Ellena mean?
Ellena /el-lena/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name. Ellena's root is Greek, and the name Ellena means "man's defender; sun ray". Ellena is an alternate form of Alexandra (Greek): Latinate feminine variation of Alexander. Ellena is also a form of Ellen (Greek): originally a variation of Helen.
Ellena has 42 more related forms via Alexandra, Ellen: Aleka, Aleki, Alex▼, Alexa▲, Alexea, Alexena, Alexene, Alexi, Alexia▲, Alexina, Alie, Alista, Alla, Alle, Allessa, Allexa, Allexina, Allexine, Alli, Allie▲, Allix, Ally▼, Dzana, Elan, Elen, Elene, Elenita, Elin▲, Ella▲, Ellan, Elle▲, Elleen, Ellene, Ellie▲, Ellin, Ellon, Elly, Ellyn, Elon, Elyn, Elynn and Lexa.Kreatif forms: Eiellena, Ellenaei. [more]
How popular is Ellena?
Ellena is a somewhat popular first name for women (#4250 out of 4276, Top 99%) and an even more popular surname for all people (#48776 out of 150436, Top 32%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Ellena and affiliated names. Ella (#17 last year), Ellie (#55), Alexa (#63), Alexandra (#92), Elena (#121), Allie (#257), Alexia (#270), Elle (#395), Ellen (#656), Elin (#733), Ally (#736) and Alex are the prominent alternative forms of Ellena (outside Top 1000). These girl names reached the apex of their popularity in the year 2013 (usage of 0.6425%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.6338%, down 1.4%), but with the versions Alex, Ellen and Ally becoming less stylish. The most trendy names for newborns in this compilation are Elin (#733), Ellie (#55), Elena (#121), Elle (#395) and Ella (#17), and there is a resurgence in baby name usage for Ella and Ellie. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Ellena is pronounced similarly to Aleena▲, Alena▲, Aliena, Allana, Allena, Allina, Allona, Allyna, Eilena, Eilona, Elaina▲, Elana, Elanna, Elayna, Eleana, Eleena, Eliana▲, Elina, Elliana▲, Ellona, Elona, Elonna, Elyana, Ilena, Illeana, Illona, Olena, Yalena, Yelena and Yllona. Other suggested similar baby names are Eilene, Elaene, Eleen, Ellane, Ellma, Elmena, Elna▼ and Elvena. These names tend to be less commonly used than Ellena.