What does Lyna mean?
Lyna /ly-na/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Greek derivation, and the name Lyna means "sun ray; free man; palm tree". Lyna is a variant form of Alina (Greek): Slavic transcription of Helen. Lyna is also a derivative of Karolina (Slavic, Old German): transcription of Caroline. Lyna is also used as a derivative of Lina (Arabic, Latin).
Lyna has 37 more alternative forms via Alina, Karolina, Lina: Aleen, Aleena▲, Alena▲, Alenah, Alene▼, Aliena, Aline▼, Alleen, Allena, Allene▼, Alline, Allyna, Allynah, Allyne, Alyna, Alynah, Alyne, Karaline, Karalyn, Karalynna, Karalynne, Karla▲, Karleen, Karlen, Karlena, Karlene, Karli▼, Karlie▼, Karlina, Karlinka, Karoline, Karolinka, Karolyn, Karolyna, Karolyne, Karolynn and Karolynne.Kreatif forms: Lynar, Lyno. [more]
How popular is Lyna?
Lyna is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#150436 out of 150436, Top 100%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Lyna and corresponding names. Popular variation forms of Lyna (not in Top 1000) are Aleen, Aleena (#495 the previous year), Alena (#617), Alene, Alina (#192), Aline, Allene, Alline, Karla (#504), Karlene, Karli, Karlie (#885), Karolyn, Lena (#279) and Lina (#767). Forms like Karlena are uncommon. These girl names are at the peak of their popularity today (usage of 0.2174%), except for versions such as Alene, Aline, Allene, Karli and Karlie which have fallen out of style. The trendier baby names among these are Aleena (#495), Alena (#617), Alina (#192), Karla (#504) and Lena (#279), with Lena undergoing a resurgence in popularity. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Lyna is pronounced similarly to Laina, Lana▲, Lanae, Lanah, Lanai, Lani, Lanna, Leana, Lenae, Lenai, Lenna▼, Lenya, Leona▼, Leyna, Liana▲, Linea, Linna, Lona▼, Loni, Lonna, Luana, Luna▲, Lynae, Lynea, Lynna, Lynnae and Lynnea. Other recommended similar baby names are Byna, Dyna, Lane, Layne, Lene, Lin, Linn, Lyda▼, Lyla▲, Lyn▼, Lynda▼, Lynn▼, Lynne▼, Lyra, Lysa, Lyza, Nyna, Vyna and Zyna. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lyna.