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Mena

What does Mena mean?

Mena Pronunciation of Mena [mena] as a girls' name has its root in German, and Mena means "love". Mena is a version of Mina (German).

Variations

Mena has 2 variants: Minna and Minnie.

1 more relation via Mina: Min.

Creative forms:
(female) Melna, Menai, ..

(male) Menai, Meno, ..

Middle name pairings:
Mena Elizabeth (M.E.), ..

How popular is Mena?

Mena is a rare given name for females but a very popular last name for all people (#2317 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Mena reached its highest position of #1223 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mena name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Mena outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Mina (#761 from recent data), Minnie and Minna are the popular variation forms of Mena appearing in the Top 2000. These forms of Mena were at the apex of their popularity 135 years ago (adoption of 2.89%) and are now significantly less conventional (adoption 0.02%, 99.4% less), with versions such as Minna becoming somewhat dated.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mena, Mina, Minna, Minnie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Minna outside U.S.

Similar Names

Mena is alike in pronunciation to Manya, Mayana, Meena, Minny, Miyana, Moana, Moina, Mona, Monah, Monay, Monet, Monna, Mouna, Mounia, Moyna and Muna. Other suggested similar names are Bena, Dena, Eena, Gena, Hena, Jena, Kena, Lena, Mea, Meda, Mela, Mera, Merna, Mesa, Meta, Meya, Mima, Mone, Nena, Rena, Sena, Tena, Vena, Xena and Zena. These names tend to be more commonly used than Mena.

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