Elena is a name for girl of Greek origin meaning 'she who shines' . It is a name of exceptional beauty for its meaning and for the mythical connotations it implies. Although it is known since ancient times, it has been in the last decades when it has become a frequent name, also in its Helena varian
Elena is a name for girl of Greek origin meaning 'she who shines'. It is a name of exceptional beauty for its meaning and for the mythical connotations it implies.
Although it is known since ancient times, it has been in the last decades when it has become a frequent name, also in its Helena variant. He celebrates his name day on August 18, which is Saint Helena's day.
Curiosities about the name Elena
Because of the meaning of her name, Elena has a charismatic and mysterious personality whose influence few can resist. Confident of herself, Elena inspires confidence and protection both in her group of friends and in her family. In addition, her firm and combative spirit leads her to achieve success in any project.
The name Elena is known all over the world thanks to the Greek mythological tradition presenta and presents an infinity of variations and diminutives that make Elena one of the most versatile names. Helena, Ellen, Helen, Ely, Lena, Alina, Helene, Ylenia, Eileen or Lenka are just some of the possibilities offered by this name full of beauty and sophistication. It may help you to choose the name of your baby to meet the first woman who carried the name Helena, which was none other than the mythical Helen of Troy, or Sparta, whose abduction at the hands of the Trojan prince Paris has generated endless debates , novels and movies, since it was the
trigger of the Trojan War. But in addition to the beautiful Helena we meet many other charismatic women who are named after your daughter, like the Spanish actresses Elena Anaya or Elena Furiase, the model Helen Lindes or the British actress Helen Mirren. Nor can we forget the prestigious cosmetics firm Helena Rubinstein.
To know the origin and meaning of other names
that celebrate their saint in the month of August consulta, consult our calendar of names of August saints. You will find all the curiosities related to the name and date of your name day. And also, we have the most complete guide of names for babies of boys and girls. Here you will find all the names for babies arranged alphabetically to know their origin and meaning.Laura Vélez