Ellena Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Ellen:
Originally a variant form of Helen, Ellen is now also commonly used as a variant of Eleanor. Both names, however, are ultimately derived from the same Grrek root ēlē (light, torch, bright).
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It's my name and i've never heard about anyone else with it.
My name is Ellena. I am 30 years old and I've always liked my name except that 90% cant spell or pronounce it properly. Not that hard, it's just Ellen with an 'a' at the end. It most commonly gets mispronounced as "Ee-lee-nah" and "Eh-lay-na" . Mine is pronounced
"Elle-len-uh" I also get a lot of compliments on my name which is always nice .
I am also named Ellena, pronounced Ellen-a or Hellena without the h. It is a family name for me. The name was originally Roman but then became popular in Scandinavia. I absolutely love my name. Whenever someone says Ellena is about to arrive no one will ever ask which Ellena, that is after they learn how to pronounce it!
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Originated from the name Helen or Ellen.
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