Meaning and name origin
Hellena \he-lle-na\ as a girl's name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Hellena is "sun ray". Hellena is a variant of Helen (Greek); mythology: the abduction of Zeus's mortal daughter, Helen of Troy, resulted in the Trojan War.
Hellena is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Hellena and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Helen (#404) and Helena (#502). (2014 statistics).