Lena Name Meaning

Lena meaning

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Leena, Leina, Leyna And Lina., Leena, Leina, Leyna And Lina, Leenah, Leina, Leena, Leenah, Linah, Liene, Lenka, Leena, Leina, Leyna

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Lena name was top ranked at 144 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 272 position in American during year 2015


Name Lena has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 502 position. 134858 numbers of people were named Lena so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Lena

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The feminine name Lena is a Polish, German and Scandinavian short form of Magdalena or Helena, and even a Russian version of Yelena. Magdalena is a latinate form of Magdalene, which is taken from Mary Magdalene from the New Testament. Helena is a version of Helen, which is from Greek and means “torch” or “moon”. This is a suitable name for Lena Dunham who shines brightly.


The name became popular because of Greek Mythology, as Helen was the name of the daughter of Zeus and Leda. 

Lena Numerology :
Personality No. 8. People with name Lena are bold & materialistic but rigid too. They have strong will power. They love power, authority & leadership. Person with Lena having 8 as Personality number are good planners & very good at business. They are analytical, intellectual & determined. They are religious, efficient, trustworthy & compassionate. They are tenacious, & ambitious. More Numerology

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  • The name Lena comes from the endings of Alina and Helen. In German it means sophisticated, in Hebrew it means Woman of Magdala, and in Greek it means sun ray. Also, it has roots in Russian and Swedish.

  • The name Lena comes from the endings of Alina and Helena. In German it means sophisticated, in Hebrew it means Woman of Magdala, in Arabic it means tender and in Greek it means sun ray or moonlight. Also, it has roots in Russian and Swedish.The language of origin for this name is Arabic and Latin. The dictionary meaning of Lena in English language is palm tree . Lena is the Diminutive or short form for names that end with –line such as Caroline, Adeline, Madeline etc.

  • The name Lena comes from the endings of Alina and Helena. In German it means sophisticated, in Hebrew it means Woman of Magdala, in Arabic it means tender and in Greek it means sun ray or moonlight.  The dictionary meaning of Lena in English language is palm tree. Lena is the Diminutive or short form for names that end with –line such as Caroline, Adeline, Madeline etc. 

  • The name Lena comes from the endings of Alina and Helena.Lena is a short from of Elena (name) in Romanian and Russian.

Name Analysis of Lena

Character Analysis of Lena : Persons with the name Lena, are Charismatic, cheeky and sociable fun-lovers, adaptable to change and adore colorful bright surroundings. With a gift of communication skills they are inspiration, cheerful optimism and joy. They loves life and wants and needs to share their enthusiasm with those around them. They tend to be the 'joker' and have a wonderful sense of humour.

Love Life of Lena : Persons are, sometimes too idealistic and attracted to Persons who have problems and looking for a support.

Name Letter Analysis of Lena

L : Persons are very heady, and tend to over think rather than experience life

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

N : Persons are a "think outside the box" kind of person -- creative and original

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Lena

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Lena is Mesh and Moon sign associated with the name Lena is Aries.

The name Lena has Fire element. Mars is the Ruling Planet for the name Lena . The name Lena having moon sign as Aries is represented by The Ram and considered as Cardinal .

Normally, people with the name Lena are energetic, courageous and determined.

Other name options, having Aries moon sign are name starting with : Chu, Cho, La, Che,Lee, Lu, Le, Lo,Li, A, I,Ee.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Lena

The name Lena is suitable for baby born in Bharani nakshatra

Bharani Nakshatra: "The bearer"

Lord: Shukra (Venus)
Symbol: Yoni, the female organ of reproduction
Deity: Yama, god of death or Dharma
Indian zodiac: 13° 20' - 26°40' Mesha
Western zodiac 9° 20' - 22° 40' Taurus
Other name options, having Bharani nakashatra are name starting with : Li,  Lu,  Le, Lo.

Famous Name Lena

  • Lena Gercke

    a German fashion model and winner of the first cycle of Germany's Next Top Model.She recently finished her Abitur at the Unser Liebfrauenschule Gymnasium (ULF) in north-west Germany.On August 14, 2004, Gercke won a casting for fast food chain Burger King. She was represented by Langer-Pueschel who booked her for photoshoots, catwalk shows, and dance. At the beginning of 2006, she attended a casting for Germany's Next Topmodel hosted by Heidi Klum. Since then, she has been signed by the marketing department of ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG "Face your brand!"


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