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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Salena

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Alt. Meaning

S is for share, your talents, time, and possessions with others

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

N is for nifty, how neat!

A is for activities, for you have many.

Notable Persons Named Salena

Salena Jones is a jazz, cabaret, rhythm, and blues singing. Her career lasted from 1949 to 1949. Salena was given the name Joan Elizabeth Shaw on January 29th, 1930 in Newport News, Virginia, United States. Salena is also known as Joan Shaw.

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Salena was born on June 25th, 1972. Salena is also known as Salena Saliva.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1889 5 5 0
1893 8 8 0
1896 5 5 0
1897 5 5 0
1899 5 5 0
1900 9 9 0
1903 7 7 0
1904 6 6 0
1912 7 7 0
1913 6 6 0
1914 9 9 0
1915 9 9 0
1916 9 9 0
1917 5 5 0
1918 6 6 0
1919 11 11 0
1921 7 7 0
1922 8 8 0
1923 7 7 0
1924 10 10 0
1925 7 7 0
1926 5 5 0
1929 5 5 0
1933 5 5 0
1936 6 6 0
1937 5 5 0
1939 6 6 0
1941 5 5 0
1942 12 12 0
1945 5 5 0
1947 6 6 0
1948 7 7 0
1949 6 6 0
1950 9 9 0
1951 7 7 0
1952 10 10 0
1953 5 5 0
1954 12 12 0
1955 20 20 0
1956 6 6 0
1957 15 15 0
1958 20 20 0
1959 19 19 0
1960 24 24 0
1961 32 32 0
1962 37 37 0
1963 38 38 0
1964 23 23 0
1965 36 36 0
1966 27 27 0
1967 45 45 0
1968 34 34 0
1969 47 47 0
1970 53 53 0
1971 67 67 0
1972 60 60 0
1973 84 84 0
1974 80 80 0
1975 68 68 0
1976 97 97 0
1977 188 188 0
1978 121 121 0
1979 112 112 0
1980 80 80 0
1981 94 94 0
1982 81 81 0
1983 78 78 0
1984 88 88 0
1985 80 80 0
1986 99 99 0
1987 112 112 0
1988 108 108 0
1989 123 123 0
1990 112 112 0
1991 103 103 0
1992 119 119 0
1993 154 154 0
1994 145 145 0
1995 197 197 0
1996 171 171 0
1997 146 146 0
1998 137 137 0
1999 129 129 0
2000 109 109 0
2001 102 102 0
2002 73 73 0
2003 87 87 0
2004 80 80 0
2005 69 69 0
2006 55 55 0
2007 58 58 0
2008 54 54 0
2009 59 59 0
2010 50 50 0
2011 45 45 0
2012 49 49 0
2013 36 36 0
2014 27 27 0
2015 31 31 0
2016 27 27 0
2017 36 36 0

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Popularity of Salena as a first name

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Popularity of Salena as a last name

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Common last names for Salena

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Fun Facts about the name Salena

  • How Popular is the name Salena? Salena is the 3,777th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Salena have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,023 babies born with the first name Salena in the United States. That's more than enough people named Salena to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Salena? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1889 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Salena first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Salena is Wednesday, October 9th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Salena born? The highest recorded use of the first name Salena was in 1995 with a total of 197 babies.
  • Random Salena Factoid: According to the 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Salena is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1995.
  • Weird things about the name Salena: Your name in reverse order is Anelas. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Leasan. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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