Given Name MILENA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Милена (Bulgarian, Serbian, Macedonian, Russian)
PRONOUNCED: myee-LE-na (Polish), mee-LE-na (Italian)   [details]

Meaning & History

Feminine form of MILAN. It began to be used in Italy in honour of Milena Vukotić (1847-1923), mother of Helen of Montenegro, the wife of Italian king Victor Emmanuel III. In Italy it can also be considered a combination of MARIA and ELENA.

Categories

actresses, athletes, queens
VARIANTS: Milana (Czech), Milana, Milanka, Miljana (Serbian), Milana, Milanka (Croatian), Milana (Russian)
MASCULINE FORMS: Bogomil, Milan, Milen, Milko (Bulgarian), Bohumil, Milan, Miloš, Miloslav (Czech), Milan, Mile, Miloje, Miloš, Mijo, Milenko (Serbian), Milan, Mile, Miloš, Mijo, Milenko, Miljenko (Croatian), Milan, Miloš (Slovene), Bogomil, Milan, Mile, Miloš (Macedonian), Bogumił, Miłosz (Polish), Milan (Russian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Mylène (French), Miléna (Hungarian), Mila (Ukrainian)
SAME SPELLING: Miléna
  United States
2016
  Czech Republic
not
ranked
2014
  England and Wales
2015
  France
not
ranked
2015
  Italy
not
ranked
2015
  Netherlands
2016
  Poland
2014
  Switzerland
2013