Name Alena Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Alena

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Alena is a ♀ girl’s name.

Origin of the name Alena

Alena is a short form of the biblical name Magdalena, but as well a Slavic diminutive of Helena. In Russia, Alena derived from Alexandra and Jelena.

What is the meaning of the name Alena?

Alena means “of Magdala” with Magdala meaning “tower” (from Magdalena), “torch”, “beautiful”, “light”, “bright” and “shining” (from Helena or Jelena) and “defending men” (from Alexandra).

Pronunciation of Alena

Variants of the name Alena

Allena Aléna

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Popularity of the name Alena

The name Alena is ranked #1358 overall.

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