Origin:Greek
Popularity:933
Meaning:shining light
Helena as a girl's name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Helena is "shining light". Helena is a variant of the Greek names Eleanor and Helen. Place name: Helena is the state capital of Montana.

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    Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

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