Alina is one of the scores of global variations on the classic Helen, well used in Poland and Russia, and also heard in the Celtic and German cultures, as well as in the US. Alina might be a long form for a daughter you want to call Lena or Lina.
Alina Somova, Russian ballerina
Alina Kabaeva, Russian Olympic rhythmic gymnast, rumored mistress of Vladimir Putin and mother of his daughter.
Alina ChiaraFoley, daughter of actor DaveFoley
Alina Jidkova, Russian tennis player
Alina Dronova, Ukrainian ballerina
Alina Dumitru, Romanian Olympic judoka