What does Halina mean?
Halina /hali-na/ as a girls' name. Halina's root is Greek, and Halina means "calm; sun ray". Halina is a Polish form of Galina (Greek): from Galenus. Halina is also a form of Helen (Greek): linked to Greek hÍlios "sun".
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. Alena (#617 last year), Aline, Elaina (#281), Elena (#121), Helen (#404), Helena (#502), Helene, Lana (#351) and Lina (#767) are the prominent related forms of Halina (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000. These forms of Halina were at the peak of their popularity during the years 1900-1909 (average #522) and are almost as popular today (#560, ▼7.91%), but with the versions Aline, Helen, Helene and Lina becoming less stylish. The more fashionable girl names among these are Alena, Elaina, Elena, Helena and Lana, and there is also a resurgence in birth name popularity for Helena and Lana. (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.