Name Element HELM

TYPE: Element

Meaning & History

Germanic element meaning "helmet, protection".
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: hjalmr (Ancient Scandinavian)
GIVEN NAME DESCENDANTS: Ansehelm, Anselm, Anthelm, Friduhelm, Helmfrid, Helmo, Helmold, Helmut, Theothelm, Wilhelm, Willahelm (Ancient Germanic), Cenhelm (Anglo-Saxon), Gwilherm (Breton), Guillem (Catalan), Vilim (Croatian), Vilém (Czech), Vilhelm (Danish), Wilhelmina, Wilhelmus, Willem, Willemijn, Willemina (Dutch), Wilhelmina, William, Ansel, Anselm, Kenelm (English), Vilhelmo (Esperanto), Villem (Estonian), Anselmi, Vilhelm, Viljami, Vilhelmi, Vilhelmiina (Finnish), Anselme, Guillaume, Anthelme (French), Anselm, Anselma, Diethelm, Elmo, Friedhelm, Helmut, Wilhelm, Wilhelmina, Wilhelmine, Helfried, Helmfried, Helmuth (German), Vilmos (Hungarian), Vilhjálmur (Icelandic), Uilliam (Irish), Anselma, Anselmo, Antelmo, Guglielmo (Italian), Vilhelms (Latvian), Wöllem, Wullem (Limburgish), Vilhelmas, Vilhelmina (Lithuanian), Illiam (Manx), Wiremu (Maori), Vilhelm (Norwegian), Wilhelm (Polish), Anselmo, Antelmo, Guilherme (Portuguese), Uilleam (Scottish), Viliam (Slovak), Viljem (Slovene), Anselma, Anselmo, Antelmo, Guillermo (Spanish), Vilhelm, Vilhelmina (Swedish), Gwilim, Gwillym, Gwilym (Welsh), Anshel (Yiddish)
SURNAME DESCENDANTS: Willems, Willemse, Willemsen, Wilms (Dutch), William, Williams, Williamson, Ansel (English), Vilhjálmsson (Icelandic), Anselmi (Italian), Amsel (Jewish), MacWilliam, McWilliam (Scottish)