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What does Malena mean?

Malena Pronunciation of Malena as a name for girls is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of the name Malena is "woman from Magdala". Malena is a version of Madeline (Hebrew): variant spelling of Madeleine.




RELATED FORMS VIA MADELINE Dalanna, Dalenna, Lena, Mada, Madalena, Madalene, Maddelena, Madel, Madelena, Madelene, Madelina, Madella, Madena, Madina, Madlen, Madlin, Madlyn, Madzia, Magda, Magdalena, Mala, Marleah, Marleen, Marlen, Marlena, Marlene, Marline, Marlyne



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How popular is Malena?

Malena is a somewhat popular first name for females (#4221 out of 4276, Top 99%) and an even more popular surname for all people (#43875 out of 150436, Top 29%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Malena reached its apex rank of #1391 in the U.S. in 2002, but is not found in the list currently. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Madeline (#100 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Lena (#301), Magdalena (#1046), Marlene (#1383), Malina (#1644), Mada, Madalene, Madelene, Madlyn, Magda, Marleen, Marlen, Marlena and Marline are the prominent alternative forms of Malena. Other forms, like Madel, are uncommon. These relations of Malena were popular as baby names 138 years ago (MEDIAN #1581) and have become much less common since (#1631, 63%), with versions like Lena going out of style.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Malena, Lena, Mada, Madalene, Madelene in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Madeline, Madlyn, Magda, Magdalena, Malina in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Marleen, Marlen, Marlena, Marlene, Marline in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Malena is pronounced similarly to Malana, Malaney, Malanie, Mallina, Melaina, Melana, Melani, Melania, Melany, Meleana, Meleena, Melina, Mellina, Meloni, Melony, Milana, Mileena, Milena and Miliana. Other recommended sound-alike names are Adalena, Alena, Allena, Analena, Caleena, Calina, Carena, Dalene, Darlena, Delena, Halea, Jalea, Jalena, Julena, Kadena, Kaleena, Kalena, Kalene, Madera, Madona, Maelynn, Makenna, Malea, Maleia, Malika, Malinda, Malkia, Malvina, Marcena, Mareina, Maren, Marlana, Marleni, Marlina, Masina, Matana, Mavina, Maxena, Maxina, Mayana, Maydena, Maylene, Melene, Melvena, Mena, Mladena, Mylene, Olena, Shalena, Talena, Talene, Talona, Valena, Valina, Varena and Yelena. These names tend to be less commonly used than Malena.

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