Popularity:4828
Origin:Russian
Meaning:shining light
Yelena meaning “shining light,” is a girl’s name of Russian origin. This name derives from the Greek name Helena, which shares the same meaning. For Marvel fanatics, you might’ve recognized this name from the adoptive sister of Natasha Romanov, Yelena Belova, in Black Widow. This name can also be found in the popular anime manga, Attack on Titan with the leader of the Anti-Marleyan Volunteers. Whether you want to honor baby’s Russian heritage, show your love for Marvel, or even anime, this is the name for you.

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