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Girl Names Ending with -lena

Lena ending baby names and what they mean, with 69 results. -lena names are used more often as feminine names. Adoption of these girl names was at its apex in the 1880s (ADOPTION OF 0.77%) and is somewhat less today (ADOPTION 0.46%, 40%), with names like Celena going out of style. Elena (#66), Milena (#804) and Alena (#736) are three of the more fashionable baby names among these, while Lalena (TOP 72%) and Melena (18%) are familiar -lena last names.

-lena names

Abilena - Celena | Charlena - Jelena | Jolena - Philena | Raelena - Yalena

Abilena - Celena

Form of Abilene. Derivative of Hebrew. Place name .. Ailena is a somewhat popular kid's name. See also Apolena.

Var. of Adelaide. From Old German element. "Noble kind." Unusual, but Adalena is similar to common -ena last names Aracena (UPPER 22%), Aravena (60%). See also Adelyna.


Derivative of Greek, Latin languages. .. Magdala, meaning "tower" in Hebrew, is .. A common girls' name (#736 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Alena also occurs somewhat frequently as a surname. See also Alane.

Alina and variants

Lena1, Allena1, Alena2
Forms of Alina. Origin fr. Greek language. "Sun ray." Lena (TOP 6%), Alena (46%) and Allena (92%) are frequently occurring as female names.

Helen and variants

Yelena, Lena2, Jelena, Hellena, Helena, Elena, Alena3
Var. of Helen. Stems fr. Greek word. "Sun ray." Adoption of Alena and variants as birth names in 2018 was significantly more than a decade ago.


Var. of Alaine. Derived fr. Old German word. "Precious." Somewhat uncommon as a children's name nowadays, though Allena is still found frequently as a first name for women. See also Allana.

Var. of Alana. From Old German, Hawaiian. "Precious; awakening." A moderately scarce girls' name nowadays, but Allena still exists often as a first name for women. See also Alzena.

Allena and variants

Allena4, var. Alena4
Derived fr. Old German language. "Precious." Alena has grown progressively more popular as a baby name since the 1880s.

Var. of Ana. Derivative of Hebrew. "Favored grace." Analena is unconventional as a first name.


Var. of Angela. Derivative of Greek word. "Messenger; angel, messenger of God." Angelena is generally used as a birth name among the variations of Angela.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -lena names: Alena, Allena, Angelena, Arlena, Celena

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -lena names: Elena, Helena, Lena, Salena, Selena

Var. of Apollonia. Root fr. Greek element. .. Mythology. Apolena is unconventional as a female name. See also Abilena.

Arlene and variants

Lena3, Arlena
Forms of Arlene. .. Possibly feminine form of Arlen, from .. Arlena and variants were popular as baby names a century ago and have become less popular, with Lena becoming somewhat outmoded.

Sharlena, Karlena1, Charlena1, Carilena
Forms of Caroline. Stems fr. Old German word. "Free man." Rare. Sharlena, var. (cf. Chereena) use the feminine -na suffix.

Form of Carla. Stems fr. Old German word. "Free man." Compare surnames Carlen (TOP 19%), Cardena (28%). See also Marlena.

Karlena2, Carlena2
Var. of Carlene. Origin fr. Old German language. "Free man." Carlena is prevalent (TOP 100%) as a first name, whereas Karlena is rarely occurring.

Charlena2, Carolena
Forms of Carol. Root fr. Old German. "Free man." Outside Top 2000.

Form of Cecilia. Origin fr. Latin, Old Welsh words. "Blind; sixth." Ceilena is not frequently used as a birth name. See also Cellina.

Celina and variants

Selena1, Celena1
Var. of Celina. Origin fr. Latin, Greek languages. "Heaven; the moon." Celena and Selena are more commonly used as children's names among the versions of Celina.

Selina and variants

Sylena, Selena2, Salena1, Celena2
Forms of Selina. Source fr. Greek language. "The moon." Popularly used, with usage of 0.077% for Celena, Sylena, etc. as birth names in 2018, higher than 0.076% the previous year.

Celena3, var. Selena3, Salena2
Root fr. Greek word. "The moon." Celena and variants grew in popularity in 1995 and are now less widespread, with Salena becoming less fashionable.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -lena names for girls.

1. Abilena - Celena
Abilene [Abilena], Adelaide [Adalena], Alena, Alina [Lena, Alena, Allena], Helen [Lena, Yelena, Jelena, Hellena, ..], Alaine [Allena], Alana [Allena], Allena [Alena], Ana [Analena], Angela [Angelena], Apollonia [Apolena], Arlene [Lena, Arlena], Caroline [Karlena, Sharlena, Charlena, Carilena], Carla [Carlena], Carlene [Karlena, Carlena], Carol [Charlena, Carolena], Cecilia [Ceilena], Celina [Selena, Celena], Selina [Sylena, Selena, Salena, Celena], Celena [Selena, Salena]

Charlene [Charlena], Cholena, Coline [Colena], Colleen [Colena, Collena], Coral [Coralena], Dale [Dalena], Darlene [Darlena], De- [Delena], Delaney [Delena], Earla [Earlena], Eileen [Lena, Eilena], Alexandra [Elena, Ellena], Eleanor [Lena, Elena, Helena], Elena, Ellen [Elena, Ellena], Frederica [Fredalena], Gayle [Galena], Ilene [Ilena], Ja- [Jalena], Jelena [Yelena, Jalena]

Jolene [Jolena], Julia [Julena], Kalina [Kalena], Karolina [Karlena], Kathleen [Kathlena], Krystal [Kristalena], Lena, Lina [Lena], Madeline [Malena, Marlena, Madelena, Magdalena, ..], Aileen [Lena], Luz [Luzelena], Magdalena [Magdelena], Maria [Marielena, Marialena], Mari [Marilena], Marlene [Marlena], Melanie [Milena], Milena, Olena [Lena, Elena, Alena], Oralia [Orlena], Philana [Philena]

Rae [Raelena], Salena [Selena], Selena [Sylena, Salena], Shalini [Shalena], Starla [Starlena], Ta- [Talena], Tyler [Tylena], Valentina [Valena], Yalena [Yelena]

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