Name Alena – origin and meaning

Alena is a female name.

Origin of Alena

Alena is a Hungarian and Czech name and a short form of the biblical name Magdalena, in Russia as well of Alexandra and Jelena/Helena.

Meaning of Alena

Alena means “of Magdala” and “sublime” (from Magdalena), “the torch”, “beautiful”, “shining” (from Helena/Jelena) and “defending men” (from Alexandra).

Pronunciation of Alena

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