Name: Eleni

Origin and Meaning of the Name Eleni

  • Meaning:
    Wicker, reed, shoot; torch; basket
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (eh LEH nee)
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Miscellaneous Info for Eleni

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  • Used in:
    English and Greek speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    In the Greek alphabet the modern form of Helen is written 'epsilon-lambda-epsilon-nu-eta', with the accent on the second epsilon. In English it is variantly transcribed as 'Elene' or 'Eleni'.

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