Malena: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Malena

Malena

Pronunciation: mah-LEH-nə (key)

Origin of the name Madeleine:

French cognate of Magdalene (of Magdala, a town on the coast of the Sea of Galilee). Var: Madeline, Madelyn. Pet: Maddi, Maddie, Maddy.

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Malena is a nickname for Magdalena as well as for the combination name Maria Elena.

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Lena, Nena

Meanings and history of the name Malena: | Edit

'little one' and also 'woman from Magdala'

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Malena in song, story & screen: | Edit

Movie 'Malena' in 2000 starring Monica Belluci

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