Trina - Meaning of Trina
[ 2 syll. tri-na, tr-ina ] The baby girl name Trina is pronounced as TRIY-Naa †. Trina is used mostly in the German, English, and Greek languages, and its language of origin is Old Greek and Sanskrit. From Sanskrit roots, its meaning is piercing - in this context, Trina can be used in the English and Greek languages.
In addition, Trina is a derivative (German) of the English name Katherine.
The name Trina is used to a great extent; it has 26 derivatives. Derivatives include Latrina, Thrina, Treania, Treanna, Treina, Trenna, Triana, Triena, Trinah, Trind, Trinda, Trine, Trinee, Trinette, Trinh, Trini, Trinia, Trinita, Triona, Trynah, and Trynee. Other English forms include the short form Trin, and the variant spellings Treana, Treena, Trena, and Tryna.
Trina is rare as a baby name for girls. At the modest peak of its usage in 1970, 0.106% of baby girls were given the name Trina. It ranked at #172 then. The baby name has since substantially fallen in popularity, and is currently used on an infrequent scale. In 2018, out of the group of girl names directly linked to Trina, Katherine was the most commonly used.
Baby names that sound like Trina include Treena, Taran, Taranne, Tarin, Tarrin, Tarryn, Taryn, Tarynn, Tarynne, Terrayne, Terrene, Terrwenn, Terrwenne, Terryn, Terumi, Terwyn, Terwynne, Tiernee, Tierni, and Tiernie.
† Pronunciation for Trina: T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"