Helena is a Girl name. The name is originated from ‘Greek’ origin. The baby name Helena means “Torch Of Light”.
Origin of the name is: “Greek”
Helena is a Girl name.
The pronunciation of the name is: “he + LE + nah”
Helena Name Meaning:
Helena is a Latinate form of Helen. Helen originates in Greek language and means “torch of light”. She was a daughter of Zeus, described as a beautiful woman. In Greek mythology, Helen is a famous figure, known as Helen of Troy.
It is a Christian baby name.
Variations or similar name:
Hellena, Hellenna, Helenna
Famous people with this name:
Saint Helena (born Flavia Iulia Helena Augusta), Consort of Roman Emperor Constantius Chlorus and mother of Constantine the Great;
Helena Augusta Victoria; Princess of the U.K., Princess Christian of Schleswig-Holstein, daughter of Queen Victoria;
Helena Victoria (Victoria Louise Sophia Augusta Amelia Helena), Princess of Schleswig-Holstein, granddaughter of Queen Victoria;
Helena, Princess of Waldeck and Pyrmont (Helene Friederike Auguste), Duchess of Albany; daughter-in-law of Queen Victoria;
Helena Adelaide, Princess of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glucksburg (Helene Adelheid Viktoria Marie), Princess of Denmark;
Helena of Nassau (Helene Wilhelmine Henriette Pauline Marianne von Nassau-Weilburg), Princess consort of Waldeck and Pyrmont;
Helena, Princess of Waldeck and Pyrmont (Helene Bathildis Charlotte Maria Friederike), Hereditary Grand Duchess of Oldenburg;
Helena Bonham Carter, English actress;
Helena Devereux, American educator;
Helena Dow, American Olympic fencer;
Helena Modjeska, Polish-American actress;
Helena Christensen, Danish model ;
Chaja “Helena” Rubinstein, Polish-American beauty mogul;
Helena Mattsson, Swedish actress ;
Helena Suková, Czech tennis player;
Helena Petrovna Blavatsky, Russian philosopher;
Helena Ivanovna Roerich, Russian philosopher;
(Anni) Helena Takalo, Finnish Olympic cross country skier;
Helena, queen of Adiabene in the First Century A.D.;
Eleni “Elena/Helena” Paparizou, Greek-Swedish singer;
Helena Teresa Goralska, Polish politician and economist ;
Helena Majdaniec, Polish singer ;
Halina PoÅwiatowska (born Helena Myga), Polish poet ;
Helena Pilejczyk, Polish skater ;
Helena (born Felicja, pseudonym Lena) WoliÅska, Polish politician and communist activist;
Helena Grace Rutherford Girsch (b. 2009), daughter of American actress Kelly Rutherford;
Helena Clementine (br. 2019), daughter of singers Flo Morrissey and Benjamin Clementine.