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Updated May 24, 2023

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Girl name origins & meanings

  • Greek: Precious

What Does Alayna Mean and Stand For? 

The name Alayna is a variation of the Greek name Elena, meaning "precious." It is a feminine version of the name Alan. 

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How Popular Is The Name Alayna

What Does the Name Alayna? 

Alayna is a girls' name of Greek origin, meaning "precious." It is a variation of the names Alana and Elena, and a feminine version of the name Alan. Alayna has been steadily growing in popularity since the start of the 21st century. 

How Popular is the Name Alayna? 

Alana is the #262 most popular girls' name in the U.S., according to 2021 Social Security Administration data. 

According to Google search data analysis, in the last five years Alayna was at its peak popularity in December 2019. 

Popularity of the Name Alayna in the United States

Alayna was searched for most often in the following states:

  • Minnesota
  • North Dakota
  • South Dakota
  • District of Columbia 
  • Michigan 

Famous People Named Alayna and Alayna in Pop Culture 

Famous Alayna's include New Zealand ballerina Alayna Ng, Russian pole vaulter Alayna Lutkovskaya, and American beauty Queen Alayna Westcom. 

Variations and Nicknames for Alayna

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