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Origin and Meaning of Alyona

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  • A user from Australia says the name Alyona is of Russian origin and means "This name derives from the Ancient Greek: "Helene ('?????) / Helene (?????)", meaning "torch, flambeau, brilliant, shining light, the bright one"".
  • A user from Germany says the name Alyona is of Yugoslavian origin and means "Sunny, shiny".

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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Alyona

Alyona was given the name Alyona Leonidovna Minkovski by her parent Irina Rodnina on January 30th, 1986 in Moscow.


Alyona Lanskaya is a pop music musician. She was most active from 2011 to present. Alyona was born on September 7th, 1985 in Mogilev. Alyona is also known as Alena Lanskaya.


Alyona was born on March 31st, 1988.


Alyona Azernaya is a in the fields of painting, architecture, and art criticism. Alyona was given the name Elena Pavlovna Panicheva on March 9th, 1966 in Ekaterinburg, Russia. Alyona is also known as Alternative Name1 Alyona Azernaya; Alternative Name2 Alena Azernay; Alternative Name3 Aliona Azernaia; Alternative Name4 Elena Azernaya; Alternative Name5 Aliona Aziornaya; Birth Name Elena Pavlovna Panicheva;.


Alyona Shkrum is a Verkhovna Rada. She has had major accomplishments since 2014. Alyona was born on January 2nd, 1988 in Kiev, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union.


Alyona was born on May 5th, 1992 in Kharkiv, Ukraine.


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Fun Facts about the name Alyona

  • How Popular is the name Alyona? Alyona is the 25,159th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Alyona have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 227 babies born with the first name Alyona in the United States. That's more than enough people named Alyona to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Alyona? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1991 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Alyona first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Alyona is Saturday, October 8th, 1960.
  • What year had the most people named Alyona born? The highest recorded use of the first name Alyona was in 2015 with a total of 18 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Alyona: Your name in reverse order is Anoyla. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oaanly. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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