- Trina (name)
Trina (pronounced Tree-na and sometimes Treen-nah) is a common
female first nameof Scandinavian origin. The name is based on the Latin word for "triple", Trena, and is occasionally used in reference to the Trinity.
Despite its Scandinavian origins, Trina is a popular girl's first name in Western countries, such as the
United States of America. In the late 1970s, the name was in the top 250 baby names in the USA: it has since fallen slightly in popularity, ranking 530th in the 1990 US Census.
Trina is often used as a shortened version of names such as Katrina and Catrina, and when anglicised, the name translates to
Related names include Kaarina (
Finland), Kalena ( Hawaii), Katarzyna ( Poland), Katica ( Slovenia), Katrine ( Germany, Denmark, and the Netherlands), and Triinu ( Estonia).
Persons named Trina or a related name
Trina, a US rap artist
Trina Echolls, a fictional character on the US television series Veronica Mars
Trina Gulliver, a female dartsplayer, and six time ladies world champion
Trina Jackson, an American freestyle swimmer who won the gold medal in the 4x200m Freestyle at the 1996 Summer Olympics
Triinu Kivilaan, an Estonian musician and former model
Trina Schart Hyman, an American illustrator
* [http://www.thinkbabynames.com/meaning/0/Trina Thinkbabynames.com]
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