What does Ethelene mean?
Ethelene [ethe-lene] as a girls' name is of Old English and Old German origin, and the meaning of Ethelene is "noble serpent". Ethelene is an alternate form of Ethel (Old English). Ethelene is also a derivative of Ethelinda (Old German).
(female) Ethelen, Ethelenia, ..
(male) Ethelean, Etheleian, .. Middle name pairings:
Ethelene Ruthie (E.R.), ..
How popular is Ethelene?
Ethelene is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2832 out of 4276, Top 66%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Ethelene was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its highest rank of #1030 in the U.S. during 1920-1929, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Ethelene ranked in the Top 2000 are Ethelyn, Ethlyn, Etheleen, Ethelda and Ethel. Usage of these forms of Ethelene was common 125 years ago (usage of 2.3%), but now, versions such as Ethel have fallen out of fashion.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Angelene, Athalee, Atheena, Athene, Cathlene, Celene, Chelese, Cherene, Delene, Earlene▼, Edeline, Edelynn, Eileene, Eilene, Elene, Ellene, Emalene, Emelen, Emeline, Emelyne, Emmalene, Emmelee, Emmeline▲, Emmelyne, Erlene, Ethlinda, Ethnee, Etholinda (see Ethelinda), Evelene, Eveline, Evelyne, Helene▼, Irelene, Jewelene, Kaelene, Katheline, Kathlene, Madelene, Melene, Noelene, Philene, Raelene, Roelene, Selene, Shalene, Sherlene, Starlene and Zelene. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ethelene.See names in meaning and etymology.