Lena

Colors Related to this Name: White, Gray

Qualities Related to this Name: Extroverted, Adventurous

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #331 in 2013 and #279 in 2014.

Famous People

Lena Dunham (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Lena Horne (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Lena Rice (Tennis Player)

Meaning

In English

Meaning(s):

-Lena River, flowing 2,734 miles from the Baikal Mountains of Siberia to the Arctic Ocean.

-( female name -comes from the Ancient Greek language-), from the Scandinavian, German and Russian pet form of Helena, Magdalena and Yelena (also spelled Elena).

In German

Meaning(s):

-( female name) that comes from Helena and Magdalena.

In Swedish

Origin: Short form of Magdalena and Helena. First recorded in Sweden in 1481.

Meaning(s):

-( female name).

In Danish

Meaning(s):

-( female name) that comes from Helena and Magdalena.

In Latin

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Meaning(s):

-(gendermale -comes from the language-), character in the play Cistellaria of Plautus.

In Norwegian

Meaning(s):

-( female name) that comes from Helena and Magdalena.

In Polish

Meaning(s):

-A diminutive of the female first name (l pl Helena).

-A diminutive of the female first name (l pl Milena).

-Lena, a river in Russia.

-( female name), Lena.

In Portuguese

Meaning(s):

-(Lena) (Lena River)