What does Salina mean?
Salina /sali-na/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls. Salina's name origins are Greek and Hindi, and the name Salina means "the moon". Salina is a variant transcription 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).
Salina▼ has 20 more different forms via Celena, Salena, Selena, Selina: Caleen, Caleena, Calina, Cela, Celene, Celie, Celinda, Celine▲, Celinka, Cellina, Cesia, Cesya, Sela, Selene, Selia, Selie, Selinda, Seline, Selyne and Sena▼.Kreatif forms: Salika, Salinei. [more]
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)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Salina for girls. Salina was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its peak rank of #782 in the U.S. in the year 1994, but is not ranked at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent variation forms of Salina ranked in the Top 1000 are Celena, Celina, Celine (#714 the previous year), Salena, Selena (#346), Selene, Selina and Sena. These girl names reached the top of their popularity in 1995 (usage of 0.2818%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.1044%, down 62.9%), with the forms Celina, Salina, Selina and Sena becoming less fashionable. Celine (#714) and Selena (#346) are two of the more chic girl names among these, and there is a revival in birth name usage for both names. Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Salina and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Salina▼ is alike in pronunciation to Solana, Solina, Xylina, Zelina and Zylina. Other suggested similar baby names are Dalina, Galina, Halina, Kalina, Malina, Sabina▼, Sadina, Salama, Salima, Salimah, Salinda, Salma▼, Saloma, Salvina, Sarina▼, Satina, Savina, Selima, Shalaina, Shalana, Shalena, Shalina, Shalini, Soline, Talina and Valina. These names tend to be less commonly used than Salina.