First name origins & meanings:
- Greek: Light; form of Helen
- Greek: Torch
- Russian: Illumination
- Hebrew: Dwelling
- Greek: Tender; light of spirit
- Greek: High tower
- Hebrew: Woman from Magdala; variation of Magdalene
- Greek: Child of light; from the high tower
First name variations: Linah, Lina, Helene, Helena, Helina, Helaine, Elaine, Elayne, Eleanor, Elinor, Eileen, Elena, Elene, Galina, Lenora, Lenny, Nelly, Jelena, Jelika, Helen, Lina, Leena, Marlena, Marleen, Marline, Marly, Marlie, Marla, Lene, Madeline, Marlene, Lina, Lenore, Leonore, Leonora, Leonne, Marlene, Magdalene, Magdalen, Magdalena, Maigarena, Mayalen, Madeleine, Madleen, Madalynn, Madelynne, Madelaine, Madalena, Madelon, Madelyn, Madlin, Madigan, Marleen, Marlena, Marline, Maighdlin, Maudlin, Malina, Magda, Mady, Maddy, Maddie, Matty, Mala, Mae, May, Lene, Magdaline, Maddalena, Madeline, Aila, Ailean, Aileana, Aileanah, Aileane, Ailee, Ailena, Ailenah, Ailene, Ailey, Alean, Aleana, Aleanah, Aleane, Aleen, Aleena, Aleenah, Aleene, Alena, Alene, Alina, Aline, Eilean, Eileana, Eileane, Eileen, Eileena, Eileene, Eilleen, Eleana, Eleanah, Eleane, Elena, Elenah, Elene, Ileana, Ileane, Ilina, Ilinah, Iline, Illean, Illeana, Illeanah, Illeane, Illian, Illiana, Illianah, Illiane, Illianna, Illiannah, Illianne, Leana, Leanah, Leane, Liana, Lianah, Lyan, Lyana, Lynah, Lyann, Lyanna, Lyannah, Lyanne, Aileen
Last name origins & meanings:
- Italian: from the female personal name Lena, a short form of
Maddalena or Helena.
- Spanish: habitational name from a place called Lena in Asturies.
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