What does Nena mean?
(female) Nenan, Neno, ..
(male) Neen, Nenar, .. Middle name pairings:
Nena Serenity (N.S.), ..
How popular is Nena?
Nena is a very popular first name for women (#1638 out of 4276, Top 38%) and a slightly less popular surname for both adults and children (#123314 out of 150436, Top 82%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Nena reached its top rank of #801 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not ranked currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. The only other prominent alternative form of Nena listed in the Top 2000 is Nina (#300 the previous year). These forms of Nena reached the peak of their popularity during 1890-1899 (usage of 0.12%) and are somewhat less common today (usage 0.06%, ▼45.6%).
Nena is alike in pronunciation to Nana, Nani, Nania, Nanna, Nanni, Nanny, Nona▼, Nonah, Noni, Nonie, Nonna, Nonnah and Pnina. Other suggested similar names are Bena, Dena▼, Eena, Gena▼, Hena, Jena▼, Kena, Lena▼, Mena, Nan▼, Nann, Nea, Neda, Neema, Neima, Neka, Nela, Neoma, Nera, Neta, Neva▼, Rena▼, Sena▼, Tena▼, Vena▼, Xena▼ and Zena. These names tend to be less frequently used than Nena.See names in meaning and etymology.