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Gender: Female Meaning of Sirena: "entangler" Origin of Sirena: Greek

The name Sirena is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "entangler". Sirena and is often added to user-created lists like Mermaid Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

Sounds like Serena, but refers to the mythological sirens -- half woman, half bird -- who virtually sang men to death. Not a great role model for your little girl.

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Famous People Named Sirena

Sirena Irwin, American voice actress
Sirena Huang, American violinist

Pop Culture References for the name Sirena

Doña Sirena, poor widow and matchmaker in "Los intereses creados" (1907) by Jacinto Benavente
Sing, siren, for thyself, and I will dote: / Spread o'er the silver waves thy golden hairs. [Shakespeare, "The Comedy of Errors"]
Sirena, main character on TV's Mako Mermaids
Sirena, a type of Alpha in the book "Undertow."
Sirena Von Boo, daughter of a ghost (father) and a mermaid (mother) in "Monster High" show and series
Sirena, word meaning "mermaid" in Spanish and Slovenian

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