What does Xena mean?
Xena /xe-na/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Greek origin, and the name Xena means "guest, stranger". Xena is an alternate spelling of Xenia (Greek). Cena is a familiar surname.
How popular is Xena?
Xena is an unusual first name for women. Xena is an unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Xena for girls. Xena entered the list in 1996 and reached its apex rank of #759 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Xiomara, Zena and Zina are the prominent varying forms of Xena. These girl names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.0758%) and are now less widespread, with the forms Xena, Xiomara and Zena becoming less stylish. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Xena and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Xena▼ is pronounced similarly to Sana, Seana, Sena▼, Siena▲, Sina▼, Xeni, Zana, Zenna, Zenya and Zona▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Bena, Dena▼, Eena, Gena▼, Jena▼, Kena, Lena▲, Mena, Nena, Rena▼, Tena▼ and Vena▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Xena.