What does Helia mean?
Helia /he-lia/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and the name Helia means "sun ray". Helia is an alternate form of Helen (Greek). Compare last name Hola.
Helia has 42 more related forms via Helen: Aline▼, Eilidh, Elaina▲, Elana, Elena▲, Eleni, Ella▲, Elle▲, Ellee, Ellen▼, Ellie▲, Ellin, Elly, Ellyn, Galina, Halina, Helaina, Helaine, Helana, Heleanor, Heleena, Helena▲, Helenann, Helene▼, Helenna, Hellen▼, Hellena, Hellene, Ileana, Ilona, Jelena, Lana▲, Lena▲, Leora▼, Lina▼, Nelda▼, Nell▼, Nelliana, Nellie▼, Nelly, Nora▲ and Yelena.Kreatif forms: Heloi, Hely, Hollia. [more]
How popular is Helia?
Helia is a rare given name for females. Helia is also a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the usage of Helia and related names. Prominent varying forms of Helia (outside Top 1000) rated in the Top 1000 are Ella (#17 a year ago), Nora (#49), Ellie (#55), Elena (#121), Lena (#279), Elaina (#281), Lana (#351), Elle (#395), Helen (#404), Helena (#502), Ellen (#656), Lina (#767), Nelda, Nell, Nellie, Nelly, Helene, Eilidh, Aline, Hellen, Ileana and Leora. Forms like Yelena are uncommon. Usage of these girl names was at its apex during 1900-1909 (usage of 0.5062%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.3692%, down 27.1%), with versions such as Helen, Aline, Hellen, Leora and Helene becoming somewhat dated. The trendier birth names among these are Elaina (#281), Nora (#49), Lena (#279), Lana (#351) and Ellie (#55), and there is a revival in birth name popularity for Ellie, Lana, Lena and Nora. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Helia is alike in pronunciation to Haelie, Hala, Halea, Hali▼, Halia and Halie▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Belia, Celia▼, Delia▼, Hedia, Helga▼, Helima, Helisa, Helma, Helsa, Henia, Huela, Huella, Lelia▼, Melia, Nelia, Pelia, Selia and Zelia. These names tend to be more frequently used than Helia.