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What does Galena mean?

Galena Pronunciation of Galena [gale-na] as a name for girls is of English origin. Galena is a version of Gayle (English): transcription of Gail.


5 different relations via Gayle: Gala, Galea, Galen, Gayla and Gaylen.

Creative forms:
(female) Galeda, Galeta, ..

(male) Galein, Galeyn, ..

Middle name pairings:
Galena Sunny (G.S.), ..

How popular is Galena?

Galena is an unusual given name for women but a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#95091 out of 150436, Top 63%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Gala, Gayla and Gayle are the prominent variation forms of Galena (not ranked). Other forms, like Gaylen, are uncommon. These relations of Galena were popular with parents 65 years ago (adoption of 0.11%), but now, forms such as Gayla have become less in vogue. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gala, Gayla, Gayle in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Galena and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Galena is pronounced similarly to Galiana, Galianna, Galiena, Galina, Galliena, Galyena, Gilana and Giliana. Other recommended names are Allena, Arlena, Cadena, Caleena, Calina, Carena, Carlena, Daena, Daleia, Dalena, Dalina, Darlena, Earlena, Eilena, Elena, Gaea, Gaiana, Gaiea, Galia, Gallia, Gallya, Galya, Gayleen, Gaylene, Gayna, Geena, Gena, Glen, Glenn, Glenna, Glenne, Glyn, Glynae, Halea, Halina, Ilena, Jalea, Jalena, Jelena, Kadena, Kalea, Kaleena, Kalen, Kalena, Karena, Karlena, Larena, Lavena, Madena, Malea, Maleia, Malina, Marena, Marlena, Maxena, Nalea, Olena, Raelena, Shalena, Talea, Talene, Tarena, Valen, Valene, Valera, Varena and Yelena. These names tend to be more frequently used than Galena.

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