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What does Salena mean?

Salena Pronunciation of Salena [sale-na] as a girls' name is pronounced sah-LEE-nah. It is of Hindi and Greek origin, and the meaning of Salena is "the moon". Variant of Selena.

Associated with: greek, moon.


Salena has 3 variants: Saleena, Salina and Selena.

Affiliated girl names: Celena and Selina.

20 more different relations via Selena: Caleen, Caleena, Calina, Celene, Celenia, Celina, Celyna, Sela, Selene, Selenia, Selenna, Selia, Selina, Selinda, Seline, Selyna, Selyne, Sena, Syleena and Sylena.

Creative forms:
(female) Salene, Silena, ..

(male) Salein, ..

Middle name pairings:
Salena Jimena (S.J.), ..

How popular is Salena?

Salena is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2476 out of 4276, Top 58%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Salena reached its top rank of #959 in the U.S. in the year 1995, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Celena, Celene, Celina (#1361 in 2015), Salina, Selena (#321), Selene (#1175), Selina (#1140) and Sena are the popular varying forms of Salena listed in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Salena was more pronounced among parents 20 years ago (adoption of 0.3%) and has become significantly diminished since (adoption 0.1%, down 73.7%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Salena, Celena, Celene, Celina, Salina in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Selena, Selene, Selina, Sena in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Salena is alike in pronunciation to Ceilena, Celeena, Solana, Solina, Sylina, Xylina, Xylona, Zelenia, Zelenya, Zelina and Zylina. Other suggested similar names are Adalena, Alena, Allena, Analena, Calen, Carena, Carlena, Colena, Dalena, Dalenna, Ellena, Galea, Galina, Halina, Helena, Jolena, Kadena, Kaleena, Kalen, Kalina, Karena, Karlena, Lavena, Madena, Malena, Malina, Marena, Maxena, Nadena, Nalea, Olena, Ravena, Sabrena, Sabyna (see Sabina), Sadina, Salima, Salimah, Salinda, Sallama, Salma, Saloma, Salome, Salomea, Salomi, Salvia, Salvina, Sarina, Satina, Savana, Selima, Sellma, Selma, Serena, Shalane, Shaleena, Shalene, Shalina, Shaylene, Sirena, Solenne, Syrena, Talena, Talina and Valen. These names tend to be less commonly used than Salena.

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