ELIN
GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: E-lin (Swedish, Norwegian)   [key]
Meaning & History
Scandinavian and Welsh form of HELEN
Related Names
VARIANTS: Elina, Helena, Helene (Swedish), Helena, Helene (Norwegian), Helena, Helene (Danish), Elen (Welsh)
DIMINUTIVES: Ella, Lena (Swedish), Eli, Ella, Lena, Lene (Norwegian), Eli, Ella, Lena, Lene (Danish)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Shelena (African American), Helena, Helene (Ancient Greek), Elaine (Arthurian Romance), Elena (Bulgarian), Helena, Jelena, Elena, Jela (Croatian), Helena, Alena, Lenka (Czech), Heleen, Helena, Heleentje (Dutch), Ellen, Helen, Helena, Elaina, Elaine, Ella, Elle, Ellie, Elly, Hellen, Lainey, Laney, Lena, Nell, Nelle, Nellie, Nelly (English), Helena, Jelena, Leena (Estonian), Eliina, Elina, Helena, Ella, Heleena, Heli, Leena (Finnish), Hélène (French), Elene (Georgian), Elena, Helena, Helene, Alena, Lena, Lene, Leni (German), Elene, Eleni (Greek), Helen, Helena, Helene (Greek Mythology), Heléna (Hungarian), Léan (Irish), Elena, Ileana (Italian), Helēna, Jelena, Jeļena (Latvian), Elena, Jelena (Lithuanian), Elena (Macedonian), Helena, Lena (Polish), Helena, Lena (Portuguese), Elena, Ileana, Ilinca, Lenuța (Romanian), Elena, Yelena, Alyona, Lena (Russian), Jelena, Jela (Serbian), Helena, Alena, Jela, Lenka (Slovak), Helena, Jelena, Alena, Alenka, Elena, Jelka (Slovene), Elena, Ileana (Spanish), Olena, Lesya (Ukrainian)
Popularity
United States  ranked #733 
England and Wales  ranked #466 
Iceland  ranked #40 
Netherlands  ranked #33 
Sweden  ranked #41