[el-uh-nuh, uh-ley-nuh; Italian e-le-nah]


a female given name, form of Helen.

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  • That was Mr. Rossi's voice, and Elena's head began to go round.

  • Suddenly, in the silence of the room, Elena was startled by a voice.

  • Elena was standing at the door of David Rossi's rooms, with an agitated face.

  • Elena, who was at the head of the stairs by this time, was screaming.

  • Call at the Piazza Navona and see what is happening to Elena.