Given Name ALENA

GENDER: Feminine

Meaning & History

Short form of MAGDALENA or HELENA.
VARIANTS: Lena, Leni, Magda (German), Lenka, Magda (Czech), Lenka (Slovak), Majda (Slovene)
DIMINUTIVE: Alenka (Slovene)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Shelena (African American), Helena, Helene (Ancient Greek), Elaine (Arthurian Romance), Maialen (Basque), Magdalene (Biblical), Magdalene (Biblical Greek), Magdalene (Biblical Latin), Elena, Magdalena, Magdalina (Bulgarian), Magdalena (Catalan), Helena, Jelena, Magdalena, Magda, Majda, Manda, Mandica (Croatian), Elin, Helen, Helena, Helene, Magdalena, Eli, Ella, Lena, Lene, Magda, Malene (Danish), Heleen, Helena, Madelon, Magdalena, Heleentje, Magda (Dutch), Ellen, Helen, Helena, Madeleine, Madeline, Magdalen, Magdalena, Magdalene, Elaina, Elaine, Ella, Elle, Ellie, Elly, Hellen, Lainey, Laney, Lena, Madalyn, Maddie, Maddy, Madelaine, Madelina, Madelyn, Madilyn, Madlyn, Madoline, Nell, Nelle, Nellie, Nelly (English), Helena, Jelena, Leena (Estonian), Eliina, Elina, Helena, Matleena, Ella, Elli, Heleena, Heli, Leena (Finnish), Hélène, Madeleine, Magali, Madeline, Magalie (French), Elene (Georgian), Elena, Eleni, Magdalini, Elli, Lena, Magda (Greek), Helen, Helena, Helene (Greek Mythology), Heléna, Magdaléna, Magdolna, Magda (Hungarian), Helena (Icelandic), Léan, Madailéin (Irish), Elena, Ileana, Maddalena, Lena (Italian), Elīna, Helēna, Jeļena, Jelena (Latvian), Elena, Jelena (Lithuanian), Elena, Magdalena (Macedonian), Elin, Helen, Helena, Helene, Magdalena, Eli, Ella, Lena, Lene, Linn, Magda, Malene, Malin (Norwegian), Magali, Magdalena (Occitan), Helena, Magdalena, Lena, Magda (Polish), Helena, Madalena, Lena, Magda (Portuguese), Elena, Ileana, Mădălina, Magdalena, Ilinca, Lenuța, Magda (Romanian), Elena, Yelena, Alyona, Lena (Russian), Elene (Sardinian), Jelena, Magdalena, Manda (Serbian), Elena, Ileana, Magdalena, Malena (Spanish), Elin, Elina, Helen, Helena, Helene, Madeleine, Magdalena, Ella, Lena, Linn, Magda, Malena, Malin (Swedish), Olena, Lesya (Ukrainian), Elen, Elin (Welsh)
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Entry updated July 28, 2009