LENKA
GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Czech, Slovak
Meaning & History
Originally a diminutive of MAGDALÉNA or HELENA. It is now used as an independent name.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Alena, Magda (Czech), Alena (Slovak)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Shelena (African American), Jela, Jelka, Magda, Majda, Manda, Mandica (Croatian), Eli, Ella, Lena, Lene, Lone, Magda, Malene (Danish), Heleentje, Magda (Dutch), Ella, Ellie, Elly, Lena, Nell, Elle, Nelda, Nelle, Nellie, Nelly (English), Leena (Estonian), Ella, Heli, Leena (Finnish), Alena, Lena, Lene, Leni, Magda (German), Duci, Ili, Ilka, Ilonka (Hungarian), Lena (Italian), Eli, Ella, Lena, Lene, Magda, Malin (Norwegian), Lena, Magda (Polish), Lena, Magda (Portuguese), Lenuța, Magda (Romanian), Alyona, Lena (Russian), Jela, Jelka, Manda (Serbian), Alena, Jela, Jelka, Majda, Alenka, Jelica (Slovene), Malena (Spanish), Ella, Lena, Magda, Malena, Malin (Swedish), Lesya (Ukrainian)