[el-uh-nuh, uh-ley-nuh; Italian e-le-nah]
- a female given name, form of Helen.
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Examples from the Web for elena
The current Court, though, is full not of pols but of judges; only Elena Kagan lacks prior experience as a federal judge.Ruth Bader Ginsburg Levels With Us on Why She’s Not Retiring
September 25, 2014
The four liberal justices—Ruth Bader Ginsberg, Stephen Breyer, Elena Kagan, and Sonia Sotomayor—will likely rule for them.Pennsylvania. Oregon. Is Gay Marriage Unstoppable?
May 20, 2014
Five days after her husband went missing a politician friend of the family contacted Elena and told her Rybak was dead.
Forty-nine-year-old Elena brings a trembling hand to the bridge of her nose and makes a slashing movement across it.
As a young Harvard professor, Elena Kagan identified President Reagan as the pioneer of the current trend.How Obama Can Use Executive Actions to Improve Our Democracy
April 18, 2014
Suddenly, in the silence of the room, Elena was startled by a voice.
That was Mr. Rossi's voice, and Elena's head began to go round.
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.