Meaning and name origin
Irena is a very popular first name for females (#1803 out of 4276, Top 42%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Irena for girls. Irena reached its highest rank of #929 in the U.S. in 1880-1889. (2014 statistics).
Irena is also pronounced similarly to Arena, Arona, Aruna, Erina, Irwina, Oreana, Urena and Urina. Other suggested similar baby names are Drena, Ilena, Ireen, Iren, Irenka, Irine, Irma▼ and Trena. These names tend to be less commonly used than Irena.