Elina

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See also: elina and Elīna

Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Elina

  1. A female given name, variant of Helena (Helen).

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Medieval variant of Helena. Equivalent to Swedish Elin and English Ellen.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈelinɑ]
  • Hyphenation: E‧li‧na

Proper noun[edit]

Elina

  1. A female given name.
    • 1840 Kanteletar:3:8 Elinan surma:
      Se oli meno nuoren rouvan,
      nuoren Elina emännän,
      Jok' oli kaunis kasvoiltansa,
      kaunis kaikella tavalla.

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latinate variant of Elin.

Proper noun[edit]

Elina

  1. A female given name.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Formerly rare but becoming popular in the 2000s.