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.

Related Names

VariantsMinnie(English) Elma, Helma, Mien, Wil, Willy, Wilma(Dutch)
Other Languages & CulturesZhaklina(Bulgarian) Žaklina, Vilma(Croatian) Vilma(Czech) Jacobine(Danish) Minna, Vilhelmiina, Vilma(Finnish) Jacqueline(French) Wilhelmine, Elma, Helma, Helmine, Minna, Vilma, Wilhelmina, Wilma(German) Vilma(Hungarian) Giacoma, Giacomina(Italian) Vilhelmina(Lithuanian) Zhaklina(Macedonian) Jacobine(Norwegian) Vilma(Portuguese) Jaqueline(Portuguese (Brazilian)) Jamesina(Scottish) Žaklina(Serbian) Vilma(Slovak) Vilma(Spanish) Minna, Vilhelmina, Vilma(Swedish)
Same SpellingMina (2), Mina (3)
User SubmissionsMi-na, Mína, Mîna, Min-a, Mina

Popularity

People think this name is

classic   youthful   informal   natural   wholesome   delicate   refined   strange   simple   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Lithuania: December 23
Poland: November 24
Poland: December 23

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Entry updated November 16, 2019