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Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. MEE-nə(English)
MEE-nah(Dutch, Limburgish)
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Meaning & History

Short form of WILHELMINA and other names ending in mina. This was the name of a character in the novel 'Dracula' (1897) by Bram Stoker.
VariantsMinnie(English) Elma, Helma, Mien, Wil, Willy, Wilma(Dutch)
Masculine FormsWilliam(English) Jacob, Jacobus, Jakob, Sjaak, Wilhelmus, Willem(Dutch) Wöllem, Wullem(Limburgish)
Other Languages & CulturesZhaklina(Bulgarian) Žaklina, Vilma(Croatian) Vilma(Czech) Jacobine(Danish) Vilhelmiina, Vilma(Finnish) Jacqueline(French) Wilhelmina, Wilhelmine, Elma, Helma, Helmine, Minna, Vilma, Wilma(German) Vilma(Hungarian) Giacoma, Giacomina(Italian) Vilhelmina(Lithuanian) Zhaklina(Macedonian) Jacobine(Norwegian) Żaklina(Polish) Vilma(Portuguese) Jaqueline(Portuguese (Brazilian)) Jamesina(Scottish) Žaklina(Serbian) Vilma(Slovak) Vilma(Spanish) Vilhelmina, Vilma(Swedish)
Same SpellingMina (2)
User SubmissionsMi-na, Mîna, Min-a, Mina


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