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Name Helena

Meaning:the brightTools:

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Languages of use:German, Portuguese, Dutch, Scandinavian, Finnish, Polish
Topics:Asteroid 101 Helena, diameter 65.84 km, period 23.080 years
US 2013 rank:#549     ... 547:Evelynn, 548:Selah, 549:Helena, 550:Blake, 551:Virginia ...     Full US 2013 list
Similarly written:Elena, Helen, Helene, Hélène, Jelena, Selena, Alena, Alena, Arlena, Belana     Details
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About Helen, the group of names with the same origin as Helena

Meaning/translation:the bright
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin:in Greek mythology Helen is the daughter of Zeus and Leda; her kidnapping was the cause of the Trojan war
 the name of the Greek sun good Helios has the same roots
Words:helene = the torch, the brightness, the sunray  Old Greek
Topics:Greek mythology
Variants' top ranks:1:Lena Austria 2006,  1:Jelena Montenegro 2011,  2:Helena Finland 2014,  2:Elena Romania 2013,  2:Elin Sweden 2002,  5:Ellen Armenia 2010,  6:Elen Armenia 2012,  8:Helen England+Wales 1974,  11:Helene Norway 1997,  11:Elina Finland 2014
Somehow related to:Eleonora
Name variants:Alenka, Aliona, Alyona, Elaina, Elaine, Élaine, Elayna, Elen, Elena, Eleni, Elenia, Elenie, Elin, Elín, Elina, Elle, Ellen, Helen, Helena, Helene, Hélène, Hellen, Ileana, Ilena, Ilka, Ilke, Illona, Ilona, Ilonka, Jela, Jelena, Jelka, Lainey, Laney, Leena, Lena, Léna, Leni, Lenia, Lenio, Lenja, Lenka, Leny, Lenya, Nelli   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Helena

USA decadesGraph1990-1999 805
USA yearlyGraph2013 549,  2012 560,  2011 587,  2010 533,  2009 572,  2008 609,  2007 535,  2006 5112005 542,  2004 560,  2003 521,  2002 598,  2001 606,  2000 662,  1999 590,  1998 677
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