Given Name MALENA

GENDER: Feminine

Meaning & History

Swedish and Spanish short form of MAGDALENA, and a Czech short form of MAHULENA.
VARIANTS: Lena, Magda, Malin (Swedish)
DIMINUTIVE: Linn (Swedish)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Shelena (African American), Maialen (Basque), Magdalene (Biblical), Magdalene (Biblical Greek), Magdalene (Biblical Latin), Magdalena, Magdalina (Bulgarian), Magdalena (Catalan), Magdalena, Magda, Majda, Manda (Croatian), Magdalena, Lena, Magda, Malene (Danish), Madelon, Magdalena, Magda (Dutch), Madeleine, Madeline, Magdalen, Magdalena, Magdalene, Lena, Madalyn, Maddie, Maddy, Madelaine, Madelina, Madelyn, Madilyn, Madlyn, Madoline (English), Matleena, Leena (Finnish), Madeleine, Magali, Madeline, Magalie (French), Magdalena, Magdalene, Alena, Lena, Lene, Leni, Magda (German), Magdalini, Lena, Magda (Greek), Magdaléna, Magdolna, Magda (Hungarian), Madailéin (Irish), Maddalena, Lena (Italian), Magdalena (Macedonian), Magdalena, Lena, Linn, Magda, Malene, Malin (Norwegian), Magali, Magdalena (Occitan), Magdalena, Lena, Magda (Polish), Madalena, Magda (Portuguese), Mădălina, Magdalena, Magda (Romanian), Magdalena, Manda (Serbian), Magdaléna, Alena, Lenka (Slovak), Magdalena, Alena, Alenka, Majda (Slovene)