Examples from the Web for lena
I think a Lena Dunham does not think, “is this too much of me?”
On the other end of the spectrum, there lies an artist like Lena Dunham, who engages in a flaunting of the flawed self.
My editor called and said, “Do a column on this Lena Dunham flap!”
Yet, after flipping through Not That Kind of Girl, I do begin to understand what “this Lena Dunham flap” is about.
The only Lena I know of is Lena Horne, a wonderful performer, who is not involved in any flaps, and who is also dead.
Lena gave her heart away when she felt like it, but she kept her head for her business and had got on in the world.My Antonia|Willa Cather
"Necessarily, no doubt," Lena said, with an idea of easing her sister's stupefaction by a sarcasm foreign to her sentiments.Vittoria, Complete|George Meredith
"'Cept what they did to help us," the more conscientious Lena would add, as she pointed to Margaret or me.Christmas-Tide|Elizabeth Harrison
Naturally she was still the prime favourite with Lena and Eva, and gloried in that fact.The Torch Bearer|I. T. Thurston
To this lugubrious declaration Lena Rook yielded ready assent.The Fatal Cord|Mayne Reid
British Dictionary definitions for lena
Word Origin and History for lena
fem. proper name, originally a shortened form of Helena or Magdalena.