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Elena (Given name)

Elena is a name for girls. The name is a form of Helena and originates from Italian. On our website 12 people with the name Elena rated their name with 4.5 stars(out of 5). So they seem very satisfied! Sometimes people write the name wrong. In our language some people struggle with the pronunciation of the name. English speakers can struggle with the pronunciation of this name. Elena is in the top1000 of most popular names on facebook on position 446. Nicknames for Elena are Ellie, Lena and Lenka.
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Meaning of Elena

The meaning of Elena is: "Shining light, or bright one. A variant of the Greek Helen.".


12 people with the name Elena voted on their name. Please vote on your name too.
Easy to write:3.5
Easy to remember:4.5
English pronunciation:3.5
Opinion foreigners:5

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Suitable names for a sister of Elena are: Sophia, Maria Del Carmen, Melany, Xiomara, Ieva. View more suitable names.


Elena occurs in the following categories:
Difficult to pronounce names in EnglishNames with 5 lettersGirl names beginning with EPopular Polish girl names

Popularity Elena per year


Elena (36 years old) 2012-11-13
Elena (53 years old) 2014-01-06
Elena is pronounced differently depending on the language. In Spanish, the stress is on the second syllable, but in Italian and Romanian the stress is on the first.
Elena (19 years old) 2015-03-20
Elena (31 years old) 2015-09-13
It's very beautiful name:)
Elena (43 years old) 2016-01-14
I have always been proud about my name.

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