What does Kalina mean?
Kalina /kali-na/ as a girls' name is pronounced kah-LEE-nah. It is of Slavic origin, and the meaning of Kalina is "flower". Also an Australian aboriginal name that originated with the Wemba Wemba tribe of Northwestern Victoria with the meaning "to love". Kalina is also the Hawaiian form for Colleen; Kalena is the Hawaiian equivalent of Karen.
How popular is Kalina?
Kalina is an uncommon given name for women but a very popular surname for all people (#13717 out of 150436, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of Kalina and corresponding names. Prominent related forms of Kalina (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000 are Colleen, Kalene, Karan, Karen (#492 from current records), Kari, Karin, Karon and Karyn. Other forms, like Kolline, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Kalina was well-received during 1960-1969 (median #520) and is somewhat lower today (#936, 86.8% less). (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Thinking of names?
Kalina is alike in pronunciation to Caleena, Calina, Colina, Kailani, Kalana, Kalani, Kaloni, Kayleena, Keilana, Kellina and Kolina. Other recommended similar baby names are Allina, Dalia▼, Daliya, Felina, Galia, Galila, Galina, Gavina, Hasina, Jaina, Jalaina, Kadena, Kadia, Kadija, Kaia▲, Kaija, Kalen, Kalidas, Kalissa, Kalista, Kalla, Kalynn, Kamila▲, Karaina, Kareina, Karina▲, Karine, Karlina, Karmina, Karyna, Kasia, Katena, Katica, Katina, Katlaina, Katrina▼, Kayana, Kaylinn, Kevina, Kylin, Lalika, Latina, Lavina▼, Mahina, Malana, Malia▲, Mavina, Olina, Salena, Tabina, Talisa, Talita, Talona, Valena, Valina, Vanina, Waldina, Waltina, Xylina, Yalena, Yamina, Zaina, Zarina and Zylina. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kalina.