Meaning of Elina
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Elina has the following meaning:
Light. Remains highly visible throughout the years due to the legendary beauty of Helen of Troy. Her beauty caused her to be abducted, leading to the Trojan War. As the saying goes, she was "the face that launched a thousand ships". The name stayed popular throughout the ages, spawning many famous personalities such as Helen Keller and Helen Reddy.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.
As a baby girl name, Elina is currently not
a popular baby name in the USA.
There are no available USA popularity statistics for the name Elina for the past 100 years. However, the following chart shows the popularity ranking for the name Helen
, of which the name Elina is a variant
The following names are baby names related to Elina and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Elina: Boys - Alek
, Girls - Daira
, Both genders - Agnes
The name Elina is a variant of Helen
. Other popular variants of the name Helen are: Alena
We think the name Elina should fall under the following style category: Traditional
See other Traditional girl names
Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Elina to be: A pretty upper-class woman who is well-educated
In one word, you might describe Elina as a(n) "well-educated
See other "well-educated" names for girls