Meaning:Torch, shining light, sunlight
Elaina is a bright and beautiful feminine name meaning “torch, shining light, sunlight.” A name steeped in antiquity, Elaina comes from the Latin Elaine, the French equivalent of Helen, and ultimately derived from the Greek name Helene. Helene stems from the Greek hēlios, the word for “sun, sunshine,” and is the sun god's name, Helios. An adored title worldwide, Elaina has many variations—including Elena, Alena, Olena, Elene, and Yelena. If you’re looking for a title that has an air of familiarity while offering something fresh, Elaina is a radiant choice.
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