Gender Feminine
Usage English, Dutch
Pronounced Pron. MEE-nə(English) MEE-na(Dutch)  [key·IPA]

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 & CulturesVilma(Croatian) Vilma(Czech) Vilhelmiina, Minna, Vilma(Finnish) Wilhelmine, Elma, Helma, Helmine, Minna, Vilma, Wilhelmina, Wilma(German) Vilma(Hungarian) Vilma(Latvian) Vilhelmina, Vilma(Lithuanian) Wilmot(Medieval English) Vilma(Portuguese) Vilma(Slovak) Guillermina, Vilma(Spanish) Minna, Vilhelmina, Vilma, Wilma(Swedish)
Same SpellingMina 2, Mina 3
User SubmissionsMi-Na, Mína, Mîna, Min-A, Miña, Mina


People think this name is

youthful   natural   wholesome   delicate   refined   strange   simple   serious  

Name Days

Lithuania: December 23
Norway: July 5
Poland: November 24
Poland: December 23
Romania: November 11
Romania: December 10


Entry updated December 7, 2022