Galina \g(a)-li-na\ as a girl's name is pronounced ga-LEEN-ah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Galina is "calm". From Galenus, which derives from "galene". Feminine form of Galen. Also sometimes used as Russian variant of Helen (Greek) "shining brightly". Popular in Russia.
Galina has 1 variant form: Galya.
For more information, see also the related name Jelena.