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


Yelena is a ♀ girl’s name.

Origin of the name Yelena

Yelena is a Russian name of Greek origin (from Helen).

What is the meaning of the name Yelena?

Yelena means “torch” (from ancient Greek “helénē/ἑλένη”) and “beautiful”, “light”, “bright” and “shining” (from ancient Greek “hēlios/ἥλιος” = sun/sunlight/sunshine). The name is as well derived from ancient Greek “selēnē/σελήνη” meaning “moon”.

Pronunciation of Yelena

Variants of the name Yelena


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Popularity of the name Yelena

The name Yelena is ranked #3210 overall.

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