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Meaning & History

Short form of names beginning with the Germanic element heim meaning "home".
Other Languages & CulturesHama Anglo-Saxon Mythology Heino Danish Heino Dutch Hamnet English Heino Estonian Heino Finnish Heino German Heimir Icelandic Hamo, Hamon Medieval English Heimir Norse Mythology

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 731
Entry updated December 3, 2014   Contribute