Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. HEHL-moot(German)
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Meaning & History

Derived from the Old German element helm "helmet" (or perhaps heil "healthy, whole") combined with muot "mind, spirit".

Related Names

VariantHelmuth(German)
User SubmissionHelmút

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Name Days

Austria: March 29
Estonia: November 20

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Sources & References

  1. Förstemann, Ernst. Altdeutsches Namenbuch. Bonn, 1900, page 811.
Entry updated December 7, 2022