What does Trina mean?
Trina [tri-na] as a girls' name is pronounced TREEN-nah. It is of Scandinavian origin. Short form of names with -trina ending, such as Katrina (Greek) "pure". Trena is a Latin term meaning "triple" and sometimes is used in reference to the Trinity.
(female) Trinie, Trita, ..
(male) Triny, Trita, .. Middle name pairings:
Trina Daniella (T.D.), ..
How popular is Trina?
Trina is a very popular first name for women (#530 out of 4276, Top 12%) and a slightly less popular surname for all people (#109915 out of 150436, Top 73%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Trina was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its highest rank of #219 in the U.S. during 1970-1979, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Catherine (#179 from current records), Catrina, Katherine (#84), Katrina (#1167), Trena and Trinette are the prominent alternative forms of Trina. Usage of these relations of Trina was at its most widespread in the year 1991 (usage of 1.3%) and is now much reduced (usage 0.4%, ▼69.2%), with forms such as Catherine becoming less trendy.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Aina, Airina, Amina▲, Arina, Arona, Aruna, Brina, China, Darina, Dorina, Drina, Egina, Erina, Idina, Irina, Iryna, Jina, Mdina, Neina, Nina, Olina, Orina, Ornina, Raina▲, Rina, Sarina, Tabina, Tahna, Taina, Tana, Tarena, Tarin, Tarina, Taryna, Taurina, Tawna, Teina, Tena▼, Teona, Terena, Teriana, Terin, Terina, Terrina, Tersina (see Theresa), Teryna (see Terena), Teyna, Tina▼, Tinka, Toia, Tona, Tonina, Toriana, Tresa, Treva, Tricia▼, Tris, Trisa, Trisha▼, Trissa, Trixy, Tsila, Twila▼, Tyana, Tyrena, Tyria, Tzila, Urena, Urina, Veina, Verina, Vina▼, Wina, Zaina and Zina. These names tend to be less frequently used than Trina.See names in meaning and etymology.