What does Halina mean?
Halina /hali-na/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name. Halina's root is Greek, and Halina means "sun ray". Halina is a variant transcription of Helen (Greek). Halona is a popular surname.
Halina has 36 more different forms via Helen: Ailene, Alene▼, Aline▼, Eilidh, Elaina▲, Elaine▼, Elana, Elena▲, Eleni, Elinor▼, Ella▲, Ellen▼, Ellie▲, Ellin, Elliner, Ellinor, Ellyn, Galina, Helaine, Helenann, Helene▼, Helia, Hella, Hellen▼, Hellene, Hellia, Ileana, Ilene▼, Ilona, Jelena, Lana▲, Lena▲, Lina▼, Nelda▼, Nelliana and Yelena.Kreatif forms: Haline, Hanlina, Heilina. [more]
How popular is Halina?
Halina is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2459 out of 4276, Top 57%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Halina and corresponding names. Alene, Aline, Eilidh, Elaina (#281 last year), Elaine (#654), Elena (#121), Elinor, Ella (#17), Ellen (#656), Ellie (#55), Ellinor, Helen (#404), Helena (#502), Helene, Hellen, Ileana, Ilene, Lana (#351), Lena (#279), Lina (#767) and Nelda are the prominent related forms of Halina (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.492%) and have become significantly less widespread since (usage 0.3292%, down 33.1%), with versions such as Helen, Helene, Hellen, Ilene and Nelda becoming somewhat outmoded. The more fashionable girl names among these are Elaina (#281), Elena (#121), Ellie (#55), Lana (#351) and Lena (#279), and there is also a resurgence in birth name popularity for Ellie, Lana and Lena. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Suggested similar baby names are Calina, Dalina, Haleima, Halia, Halima, Halimah, Halma, Hanina, Hasina, Helima, Kalina, Malina, Salina, Talina and Valina. These names tend to be less frequently used than Halina.