What does Lene mean?
Lene [lene] as a name for girls is a Latin name, and the name Lene means "mild, soft, silky". Lene is a version of Arlene: modern coinage of unclear origin. Lene is also a variant of Lenis (Latin): rare.
Associated with: soft (gentle).
(female) Lone, Lyne, ..
(male) Lece, Lele, .. Middle name pairings:
Lene Hailie (L.H.), ..
How popular is Lene?
Lene is an uncommon given name for women but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#53659 out of 150436, Top 36%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Arlene (#1376 the previous year), Lena (#272) and Lina (#857) are the prominent variation forms of Lene (unlisted) appearing in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Lene was at its peak a century ago (usage of 0.4%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.1%, ▼78%), with forms such as Lena becoming less trendy. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Lene is alike in pronunciation to Laine, Lane, Layne, Lean, Leann▼, Leanne▼, Leeann▼, Leeanne, Leianne, Leoine, Leone▼, Leyanne, Liahne, Liane, Liann, Lianne, Lin, Linn, Luane, Luann▼, Luanne▼, Lyn, Lynn▼ and Lynne▼. Other suggested similar names are Dene, Gene▼, Lana▲, Lanae, Laney▲, Lani, Lanie, Leana, Lee▼, Leena, Leina, Lenae, Lenah, Lenai, Leni, Lenna▼, Lenya, Leona▼, Leoni, Leonie, Leyna, Linea, Lona▼, Lonee, Loni, Lonie▼, Luna▲, Lyna, Lynae, Lynea and Rene▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lene.See names in meaning and etymology.