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What does Salina mean?

Salina Pronunciation of Salina [sali-na] as a name for girls is a Greek name, and the name Salina means "the moon". Salina is a variant form of Celena (Greek): goddess of the moon. Salina is also a variation of Salena (Hindi, Greek): form of Selena. Salina is also used as a derivative of Selina (Greek).

Associated with: greek, moon.


Salina has 11 variants: Celeena, Celenia, Celina, Celyna, Saleena, Selenia, Selenna, Selyna, Syleena, Sylena and Sylina.

14 more different relations via Celena, Salena, Selena, Selina: Caleena, Calina, Celinda, Celine, Celinka, Cellina, Sela, Selene, Selia, Selie, Selinda, Seline, Selyne and Sena.

Creative forms:
(female) Salika, Saline, ..

(male) Salisa, ..

Middle name pairings:
Salina Bridget (S.B.), ..

How popular is Salina?

Salina is a very popular first name for females (#1677 out of 4276, Top 39%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#35106 out of 150436, Top 23%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Salina reached its peak rank of #782 in the U.S. in the year 1994, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Salina ranked in the Top 2000 are Celena, Celina (#1361 from current records), Celine (#824), Salena, Selena (#321), Selene (#1175), Selina (#1140) and Sena. These forms of Salina were favored in 1995 (average #829) and have become significantly less common since (#1424, 69.8%), with forms such as Celina becoming less fashionable.

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

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

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

Similar Names

Salina is alike in pronunciation to Celinna, Solana, Solina, Xylina, Xylona, Zelaina, Zelina and Zylina. Other suggested similar names are Abalina, Arlina, Balbina, Calin, Calinda, Calvina, Carlina, Catina, Catlina, Colina, Daina, Darina, Davina, Delina, Ellina, Erlina, Farina, Felina, Jalin, Jaliza, Kalana, Kalinda, Karina, Kolina, Malika, Malina, Malita, Malvina, Nadina, Palila, Pamina, Pavlina, Sabina, Sabinna (see Sabina), Sabrina, Sadina, Sahlma, Salama, Salcia, Saleema, Salinda, Sallama, Salmah, Salvina, Samia, Sarinna, Satina, Savina, Sebina, Selima, Selimah, Selma, Serina, Shalaine, Shalane, Shalia, Shalina, Shalisa, Sheina, Silija, Siliya, Soloma, Talena, Talija, Talona, Valida and Valina. These names tend to be less commonly used than Salina.

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