[ 3 syll. ka-re-na, kar-ena ] The baby girl name Karena is pronounced as Kaa-RIY-Naa- †. Karena is used chiefly in the English and Scandinavian languages, and its origin is Italian, Latin, and Old Greek.
Karena is a pet form of the name Cara (English, German, and Italian) in the English language.
Karena is also a variant of the name Carina (English, German, Italian, and Scandinavian) in the English language.
Karena is also a variant of the name Corinna (English, German, Italian, and French) in the English language.
Karena is also a pet form of the name Karen (English, German, Scandinavian, and Dutch) in the English and Scandinavian languages.
Karena is also a variant of the name Katherine (English) in the Scandinavian language.
Karena is infrequently used as a baby name for girls. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Within the group of girl names directly linked to Karena, Katherine was the most popular in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Karena include Kareena, Karina, Karyna, Carena, Carina, Karama, Kareema, Kariane, Kariann, Karianne, Karima, Karimah, Karime, Karimu, Karinah, Karuna, Karunah, Karyme, Keriam, and Keriann.
† Pronunciation for Karena: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"