Gender Masculine

Meaning & History

Roman cognomen derived from either Latin helvus meaning "honey-yellow, blond" or from the name of the Helvii, a Celtic tribe who lived west of the Rhône river. Gaius Helvius Cinna was a Roman poet of the 1st century BC.

Related Names

Feminine FormHelvia
Other Languages & CulturesElvio(Italian)

Entry added November 20, 2020