Origin: Russian Полина
The name is somewhat of debated origin, it is believed to either be a short form of Apollonaria, now used as an independent given name, or it is believed to be a feminine form of Paul.
It is currently the 3rd most popular female name in Belarus, (2011) and her rankings in other countries are as follows:
- # 5 (Russia, 2011)
- # 7 (Ukraine, 2010)