Home > Trina


What does Trina mean?

Trina Pronunciation of Trina 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. Also form of Catherine. Also form of Katherine.


ASSOCIATED WITH scandinavian, greek, pure (virgin)


VARIANTS Treen, Treena, Treina, Trena, Trinadette, Trine, Trinette, Trini, Trinnette


(female) Trita, ..

(male) Triny, ..

Trina Makenzie (T.M.), ..

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, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Catherine (#204 FROM CURRENT RECORDS), Catrina, Katherine (#112), Katrina (#1516), Trena and Trinette are the prominent alternative forms of Trina. Usage of these relations of Trina was at its most widespread in the 1910s (USAGE OF 1.3%) and is now much reduced (USAGE 0.3%, 79.8%), with forms such as Catherine becoming less trendy.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Trina, Catherine, Catrina, Katherine, Katrina in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Trena, Trinette in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Catherine, Katherine, Katrina outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding 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.