LENA
GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Лена (Russian)
PRONOUNCED: LE-nah (German, Italian), LYE-nah (Russian), LEE-nÉ™ (English)   [key]
Meaning & History
Scandinavian, German and Polish short form of HELENA or MAGDALENA, and a Russian short form of YELENA.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Ella, Magda, Malena, Malin (Swedish), Ella, Magda, Malin (Norwegian), Ella (Danish), Alena, Leni, Magda (German), Magda (Polish), Alyona (Russian)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Shelena (African American), Jela, Jelka, Magda, Majda, Manda, Jelica (Croatian), Alena, Lenka, Magda, Malena (Czech), Heleentje, Magda (Dutch), Leena (Estonian), Ella, Heli, Leena, Malin (Finnish), Duci, Ili, Ilka, Ilonka (Hungarian), Lenuța, Magda (Romanian), Jela, Jelka, Manda, Jelica (Serbian), Alena, Lenka (Slovak), Alena, Jela, Jelka, Majda, Alenka, Jelica (Slovene), Malena (Spanish), Lesya (Ukrainian)
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