Karena

The Meaning & Origin of the Name Karena

Karena is a Scandinavian girl name, which has 6 letters.

Karena is a name of Hebrew origin, and it means "Pure, Innocent".

Pronuncation Kuh-REH-nuh

Alternate Meaning Pure one

Origin or Current Usage Scandinavian

Gender F

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Detailed Information About The Name Karena

The name Karena is of multiple origins with various meanings across different cultures. One of its most common origins is the English language, where Karena is considered a variant of the name Karen. In English, the name Karen is derived from the Greek word "katharos," meaning "pure." It gained popularity in the 1940s and 1950s and has remained well-known ever since. The name Karena is also used in Polish and other Slavic languages as a diminutive of Katarzyna, the equivalent of Catherine in English.

In addition to its English and Slavic origins, Karena is also a name with origins in other cultures. In Arabic, Karena means "noble" or "pure." It is a popular name among Arabic-speaking families and holds a significant meaning in their culture. Moreover, in Indonesia, Karena can be a shortened form or a nickname for the name Karina, which means "beloved" or "dear" in Latin. It is worth noting that the name Karena has gained popularity as a standalone name, independent from its derivative names, in recent years.

Those named Karena are often described as passionate, independent, and creative individuals. They have a natural curiosity and a strong desire for knowledge. Karena's tend to have an artistic flair and are usually gifted in expressing themselves through various mediums such as painting, music, or writing. They are also known for their strong intuition and ability to understand the feelings and emotions of others. People with the name Karena are often natural-born leaders who have a strong sense of justice and fairness. They value honesty and are not afraid to speak their minds when they feel something is unjust.

In conclusion, the name Karena has diverse origins and meanings, making it a name that is cherished in various cultures. Regardless of its origin, those named Karena are often described as passionate, independent, creative, and intuitive individuals.

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