Gender Feminine
Scripts Лена(Russian) Λένα(Greek)
Pronounced Pron. LEH-na(Swedish, German, Polish, Italian)
LYEH-nə(Russian)
LEE-nə(English)
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Meaning & History

Short form of names ending in lena, such as Helena, Magdalena or Yelena.

Related Names

VariantsElla, Elna, Magda, Malena, Malin(Swedish) Ella, Elna, Magda, Malene, Malin(Norwegian) Ella, Elna, Hella, Helle, Magda, Malene(Danish) Alena, Ella, Hella, Leni, Magda(German) Helenka, Magda(Polish) Aliona, Alyona(Russian) Magda(Greek)
DiminutivesLinn(Swedish) Linn(Norwegian) Alyonka(Russian)
Other Languages & CulturesShelena(African American) Helena, Helene(Ancient Greek) Elaine(Arthurian Romance) Maialen(Basque) Alena(Belarusian) Magdalene(Biblical) Magdalene(Biblical Greek) Magdalene(Biblical Latin) Elena, Magdalena, Magdalina(Bulgarian) Helena, Magdalena(Catalan) Helena, Jelena, Magdalena, Ela, Jela, Jelica, Jelka, Magda, Majda, Manda, Mandica(Croatian) Helena, Magdaléna, Magdalena, Alena, Elen, Helenka, Lenka, Madlenka, Magda(Czech) Heleen, Helena, Magdalena, Eline, Heleentje, Madelon, Magda(Dutch) Elena, Elina, Helen, Helena, Jelena, Heli, Helle, Leena(Estonian) Elena, Eliina, Elina, Ellen, Helena, Matleena, Ella, Elli, Heleena, Heli, Leena, Nelli(Finnish) Hélène, Madeleine, Magali, Léna, Madeline, Madelon, Magalie, Nelly(French) Elene(Georgian) Helen, Helena, Helene(Greek Mythology) Heléna, Magdolna, Ella, Léna, Magda, Magdaléna, Magdi(Hungarian) Helena(Icelandic) Léan, Madailéin(Irish) Elīna, Helēna, Jeļena, Elēna, Ina, Līna(Latvian) Elena, Jelena, Magdalena(Lithuanian) Elena, Magdalena(Macedonian) Magali, Magdalena(Occitan) Elena, Ileana, Mădălina, Magdalena, Ilinca, Lenuța, Magda(Romanian) Elene(Sardinian) Jelena, Magdalena, Ela, Jela, Jelica, Jelka, Manda(Serbian) Elena, Helena, Magdaléna, Alena, Jela, Lenka, Magda(Slovak) Helena, Jelena, Magdalena, Alena, Alenka, Ela, Jelka, Magda, Majda(Slovene) Helena(Sorbian) Elena, Ileana, Magdalena, Malena(Spanish) Olena, Aliona, Alyona(Ukrainian) Elen, Elin(Welsh)
Same SpellingLéna
User SubmissionLená

Popularity

People think this name is

classic   upper class   natural   wholesome   refined   strange   simple   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Bulgaria: July 22
Greece: May 21
Poland: November 10
Sweden: August 18

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Entry updated May 29, 2020