Given Name ALBENA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Bulgarian
OTHER SCRIPTS: Албена (Bulgarian)

Meaning & History

Created by Bulgarian writer Yordan Yovkov for the heroine in his drama 'Albena' (1930). He may have based it on ablen, the name of a type of peony (a flowering plant).

Categories

flowers, invented, literature, nature, plants, uncertain etymology
Entry updated December 8, 2017