Name Helena – origin and meaning

Helena is a female name.

Origin of Helena

Helena is a Latin variant of the Greek name Helénē / Ἑλένη.

Meaning of Helena

Helena means “torch” (from ancient Greek “helánē/ἑλάνη”) and “beautiful”, “light”, “bright” and “shining” (from ancient Greek “hēlios/ἥλιος” = sun).

Pronunciation of Helena

Alternate spelling of Helena


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