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Helena Meaning, Pronunciation & Popularity

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Helena means "Light, Torch, Sun Ray, Corposant, Bright One, Shine One, Spiritual Light".

The name Helena's origin is Greek.

Helena is a Female name primarily used as a First Name.

Helena is commonly found in Portugal, Brazil, Iran (Islamic Republic of), and 95 more countries.

Helena Pronunciation

Pronounce Helena as HH EH L AH N AH.

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Helena Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Helena is recorded 81,525 times globally, ranking it as the 744th most common name worldwide..

Helena is most prevalent in Portugal, with 9,584 occurrences, making it the 53th most popular name in the country.

In Czechia, the name Helena is found among 1 in every 14 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

List of countries the name Helena is found

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Portugal#531 : 16
Brazil#1711 : 114
Iran (Islamic Republic of)#971 : 34
Czechia#571 : 14
Spain#3411 : 132
Colombia#4991 : 272
Sweden#361 : 23
Finland#911 : 36
United States of America#1,2911 : 572
France#8651 : 422
United Kingdom (UK)#5281 : 183
Poland#1691 : 26
Italy#1,0791 : 495
Mauritius#511 : 53
Germany#4941 : 212
South Africa#1,2771 : 1,415
Croatia#981 : 26
Ireland#2731 : 86
Netherlands#8651 : 385
Namibia#171 : 133
Belgium#6051 : 295
Mexico#1,4011 : 920
Russian Federation#8711 : 490
Switzerland#3121 : 231
Canada#7351 : 477
Malaysia#2,0351 : 3,105
Ghana#2651 : 281
Angola#411 : 386
Denmark#2641 : 235
Chile#1,4731 : 1,707
Hong Kong#9171 : 1,278
Israel#1,9501 : 997
Austria#5021 : 367
Peru#2,3051 : 3,269
Nigeria#3,0691 : 4,127
Slovenia#2001 : 141
Uruguay#8171 : 577
Singapore#1,6851 : 2,729
Luxembourg#1501 : 189
Norway#4031 : 424
Argentina#1,1281 : 1,193
Palestine, State of#2,7071 : 1,855
Lebanon#1,3231 : 1,221
Bangladesh#3,1551 : 3,714
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)#2,1071 : 2,675
Cameroon#1,7651 : 3,416
Saudi Arabia#17,1001 : 23,324
Estonia#1541 : 110
United Arab Emirates#5,9571 : 8,653
Costa Rica#1,6401 : 1,407
Japan#6531 : 959
Egypt#19,1131 : 24,667
Greece#9661 : 1,076
China#7901 : 1,844
Kuwait#5,0601 : 8,344
Algeria#10,8661 : 18,225
Macao#7101 : 1,485
Albania#1,1191 : 892
Panama#2,1011 : 2,963
Oman#7,1041 : 9,470
Iraq#15,2371 : 19,531
Turkey#10,9491 : 17,155
Kazakhstan#4,5381 : 3,714
Serbia#3721 : 362
Guatemala#2,5961 : 4,003
Syrian Arab Republic#8,8091 : 10,238
Qatar#6,1241 : 10,552
Iceland#1501 : 201
Philippines#2,5181 : 6,225
Jordan#5,4411 : 8,095
Morocco#17,5561 : 27,711
Cyprus#4501 : 698
Lithuania#7641 : 673
Malta#6561 : 958
Taiwan (Province of China)#3,2551 : 9,538
Hungary#1,0481 : 2,050
Tunisia#14,2511 : 25,990

List of countries the name Helena is rarely found

  • Indonesia:17 occurrences
  • Bahrain:16 occurrences
  • India:16 occurrences
  • Afghanistan:15 occurrences
  • Brunei Darussalam:12 occurrences
  • Sudan:11 occurrences
  • Ecuador:10 occurrences
  • Bulgaria:7 occurrences
  • Jamaica:4 occurrences
  • Libya:4 occurrences
  • Botswana:3 occurrences
  • Puerto Rico:3 occurrences
  • Ethiopia:2 occurrences
  • Turkmenistan:2 occurrences
  • Yemen:2 occurrences
  • Fiji:1 occurrences
  • Haiti:1 occurrences
  • Korea (Republic of):1 occurrences
  • Moldova (Republic of):1 occurrences
  • Maldives:1 occurrences
  • El Salvador:1 occurrences

Helena popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Helena from 1980 to 2022, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

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  • Helena Blomqvist
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  • Helena Bobińska
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  • Helena Bohman
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