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What does Leena mean?

Leena Pronunciation of Leena as a girls' name is of Greek and Old German derivation, and the meaning of Leena is "sun ray; free man; palm tree". Leena is a version of Alina (Greek): Slavic variation of Helen. Leena is also a derivative of Caroline (Old German): from the French variation of Carolina. Leena is also used as a variation of Karolina (Slavic, Old German), a derivative of Lena, and a form of Lina (Arabic, Latin).


ASSOCIATED WITH greek, sun, tree


VARIANTS Lynah, Lyna, Linah, Leyna, Lenah, Leina, Leenah

RELATIONS VIA ALINA, CAROLINE, KAROLINA, LENA, LINA Aleen, Aleena, Alena, Alenah, Alene, Aliena, Allena, Alyna, Ina

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How popular is Leena?

Leena is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3427 out of 4276, Top 80%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Leena entered the list in 1998 and reached its highest position of #1158 in the U.S. in 2018. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

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

Which version is better?

Popular variation forms of Leena (#1158 IN 2018) rated in the Top 2000 are Aleen, Aleena (#642), Alena (#736), Alene, Alina (#157), Allena, Alyna (#1940), Caroline (#55), Ina, Karolina (#1910), Lena (#301), Leyna and Lina (#760). Usage of these relations of Leena was more pronounced among parents 138 years ago (AVERAGE #1401) and has become much diminished since (#1261, 53.1%), with forms such as Alene becoming less in vogue. The trendier baby names among these are Aleena, Alena, Alina, Caroline and Leena.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Leena, Aleen, Aleena, Alena, Alene in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alina, Allena, Alyna, Caroline, Ina in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Karolina, Lena, Leyna, Lina in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Caroline, Lena, Lina outside U.S.

Similar Names

Leena is alike in pronunciation to Laina, Lana, Lanae, Lanah, Lanna, Lannah, Lanny, Leeowna, Lenae, Lenai, Leona, Leoni, Leonia, Lewana, Lewanna, Liahna, Lianna, Linea, Linna, Linnea, Loni, Lonni, Lynae, Lynea and Lynnae. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Adeena, Arena, Deena, Delena, Deona, Dreena, Eleena, Geena, Geina, Genna, Helena, Jeena, Keena, Lean, Leann, Leeann, Leela, Leelah, Leesa, Leese, Leeta, Leeya, Leeza, Legra, Leida, Lene, Leone, Lesha, Levenia, Lexia, Lorena, Meena, Mena, Neena, Neina, Olena, Penna, Reena, Selena, Shena, Siena, Teana, Teena, Teina, Tena, Teyna, Veena, Venna, Zeena and Zena. These names tend to be less commonly used than Leena.

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