Given Name LENKA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Czech, Slovak

Meaning & History

Originally a diminutive of MAGDALÉNA or HELENA. It is now used as an independent name.
VARIANTS: Alena, Magda (Czech), Alena (Slovak)
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, Nell, Nelle, Nellie, Nelly (English), Helena, Jelena, Leena (Estonian), Eliina, Elina, Helena, Matleena, Ella, Elli, Heleena, Heli, Leena (Finnish), Hélène, Madeleine, Magali, Madeline (French), Elene (Georgian), Elena, Helena, Helene, Magdalena, Magdalene, Alena, Lena, Lene, Leni, Magda (German), 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, 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), Helena, Jelena, Magdalena, Alena, Alenka, Majda (Slovene), Elena, Ileana, Magdalena, Malena (Spanish), Elin, Elina, Helen, Helena, Helene, Madeleine, Magdalena, Ella, Lena, Magda, Malena, Malin (Swedish), Olena, Lesya (Ukrainian), Elen, Elin (Welsh)

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Entry updated December 3, 2009