Given Name HELMA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: German, Dutch
PRONOUNCED: HEL-ma (German), HEL-mah (Dutch)  [details]

Meaning & History

Short form of WILHELMINA.
VARIANTS: Elma, Minna, Vilma, Wilma (German), Elma, Mien, Mina, Wil, Willy, Wilma (Dutch)
MASCULINE FORMS: Wilhelm (German), Wilhelmus, Willem (Dutch)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Vilma (Croatian), Vilma (Czech), Wilhelmina, Mina, Minnie, Velma, Willa, Wilma (English), Helmi, Iina, Miina, Mimmi, Minna, Vilhelmiina, Vilma (Finnish), Vilma (Hungarian), Mien, Mina (Limburgish), Vilhelmina (Lithuanian), Vilma (Portuguese), Vilma (Slovak), Vilma (Spanish), Helmi, Mimmi, Minna, Vilhelmina, Vilma (Swedish)

Categories

currently out of the US top 1000, diminutives, short forms
Entry updated July 2, 2017