Alina

Alina - A very unique female name



  Aug 24,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Alina, meaning bright, beautiful, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1957 on position #2135. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Alina and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Alina? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Alina. The baby girl name Alina was given to 1,168 baby girls in 2012, ranking #272 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,210 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Alina peaked in popularity 12 years ago in 2007 on position 195.



Famous with this name

Alina Teodorescu
Alina Boz
Alina Bushueva


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Alina is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Alina is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #124 - and is the least popular in Tennessee at position #816.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Alina is where you live.


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Alina origin and meaning

Alina is a 5 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means bright, beautiful. To see famous people named Alina, pop culture references for the name Alina and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Alina

We've found the following names that sound similar to Alina, sorted by popularity.

Alma / Alana / Alaina / Aileen / Alayna / Alanna / Aline / Alena / Aylin / Allene /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012272
2011268
2010267
2009251
2008247
2007195
2006358
2005392
2004393
2003399
2002439
2001492
2000472
1999493
1998494
1997473
1996558
1995508
1994558
1993613
1992609
1991623
1990667
1989701
1988745
1987830
1986889
1985872
19841016
19831006
1982972
19811016
19801005
1979951
19781052
1977969
19761081
1975991
19741044
19731081
19721150
1971965
19701053
19691230
19681191
19671126
19661289
19651222
19641318
19631490
19621685
19611437
19572135

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California124
Hawaii155
Connecticut189
Washington192
New Mexico192
Arizona193
Florida195
New York197
Maryland231
Massachusetts246
Idaho255
Illinois255
Texas260
Colorado269
New Jersey283
Oregon298
Pennsylvania306
Virginia321
North Carolina343
Missouri374
Wisconsin393
Michigan407
Georgia420
Nevada429
Kansas435
Arkansas446
Ohio476
Indiana498
Kentucky585
Utah590
Louisiana666
Oklahoma698
Minnesota709
Tennessee816

Even more about Alina


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Alina a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Alina?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2007
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Alina
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 1,210
Letter count 5
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1957
2012 births +1,168

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