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Gender: Female Pronunciation: yay-LAY-nuh Origin of Jelena: Russian variation of Helen Meaning of Helen: Greek, "bright, shining light"

Jelena Origin and Meaning

The name Jelena is a girl's name of Russian origin.

Pretty, but in this country it might simplify a child's life to use Helena or Elena.

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Comments

ElenaCroatia Says:

2017-04-13T08:32:36

Exactly! They have butchered pronounciations of every Slavic name on here.

ArtemisArtistic Says:

2017-03-31T03:14:54

Just makes me think of Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez.

kxlly0614 Says:

2016-08-25T07:58:23

This is the real name of Gigi Hadid.

BeccaBaker Says:

2016-02-23T05:48:57

I know a girl with this name who pronounces it Ja-leen-a

priviledgedpistachios Says:

2015-10-05T22:56:17

It's actually not pronounced yay-lay-nuh. It's pronounced yel-eh-nah.