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Eleni - Meaning of Eleni

What does Eleni mean?

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[ 3 syll. e-le-ni, el-eni ] The baby girl name Eleni is pronounced eh-LEH-Niy- †. Eleni has its origins in the Old Provençal and Old Greek languages. It is used largely in Greek.

Eleni is a diminutive of Eleanor (English).

Eleni is also a variant of Helen (English) in the Greek language.

Eleni is not often used as a baby girl name. It is not listed within the top 1000. In 2018, out of the family of girl names directly related to Eleni, Eleanor was the most commonly used.

Baby names that sound like Eleni include Elene (English and Greek), Elama (Hebrew), Eleene, Elena (Spanish, Czech, Italian, Romanian, Russian, and Slavic), Elenie (Greek), Eleny, Eliane (English, French, and German), Elianne, Elina (English, Finnish, Indian, and Scandinavian), Ella Mae (English), Ellama (English and Indian), Ellamae (English), Elmina (English), Elowen (English), Elyane, Elyanne, Ailani (Hawaiian), Aileen (English, Gaelic, German, Irish, and Scottish), Alianne, and Alinah.

† English pronunciation for Eleni: EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"


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