What does Hellena mean?
Hellena \he-lle-na\ as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and the name Hellena means "sun ray". Hellena is a form of Helen (Greek). Mythology: the abduction of Zeus's mortal daughter. Seldom used as a girls' name.
Hellena has 39 more different forms via Helen: Aileen▲, Ailene, Alene▼, Eileen▼, Elaina▲, Elana, Elena▲, Eleni, Ella▲, Elle▲, Ellee, Ellen▼, Ellenora, Ellin, Ellyn, Galina, Helaine, Heleanor, Helenann, Helene▼, Helenore, Helia, Hella, Hellen▼, Hellene, Hellenor, Hellia, Ileana, Ilene▼, Ilona, Jelena, Lena▲, Nelda▼, Nell▼, Nellette, Nelliana, Nellie▼, Nelly and Yelena.
Hellena is an uncommon first name for females. Hellena is an equally unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent varying forms of Hellena (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000 are Aileen (#562 in 2014), Alene, Eileen (#711), Elaina (#281), Elena (#121), Ella (#17), Elle (#395), Ellen (#656), Helen (#404), Helena (#502), Helene, Hellen, Ileana, Ilene, Lena (#279), Nelda, Nell, Nellie and Nelly. Adoption of these girl names was at its most widespread during the years 1920-1929 and is now significantly lower, with versions such as Helen, Ilene, Nelda, Nell and Nellie falling out of style. The more fashionable baby names in this list are Elaina (#281), Elena (#121), Elle (#395), Helena (#502) and Lena (#279), and there is a rekindling in baby name usage for Helena and Lena. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Hellena and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)