Olena Name Meaning & Origin

Olena

Pronunciation: n/a

Origin of the name Helen:

Cognate of the Greek Helenē, which is derived from the root ēlē (light, torch, bright). The name is borne in Greek legend by the beautiful wife of the king of Sparta. Her abduction by the Trojan prince Paris sparked off the Trojan War.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.Buy the book

Related Names:

Helen

Looking for the perfect name? Try the Name MatchMaker to find the perfect baby name for you!

NameVoyager

US Popularity of Olena Over Time

Sister & Brother Names

Know an Olena? What are her siblings named?

Name Lists Featuring Olena

Contribute your knowledge to the name Olena

Comments and insights on the name Olena: | Edit
Share what you know!
Personal experiences with the name Olena: | Edit
Share what you know!
Nicknames for Olena: | Edit
Share what you know!
Meanings and history of the name Olena: | Edit

Ukrainian form of Helen, as well as a feminine form of Olaf/Ole.
Pronounced: OH-len-ah
Hawaiian for Tumeric. Pronounced oh-LAY-na.

Famous real-life people named Olena: | Edit
Share what you know!
Olena in song, story & screen: | Edit
Share what you know!
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
77
No Way
Definitely

Smart?

84
No Way
Definitely

Sexy?

75
No Way
Definitely

Friendly?

77
No Way
Definitely

Creative?

76
No Way
Definitely

Strong?

71
No Way
Definitely

Young?

75
No Way
Definitely

Sophisticated?