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Helje (girl)

What does Helje mean?

Helje Pronunciation of Helje [hel-je] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Helje). Helje means "prosperous, successful; holy". Helje is an alternate spelling of Helga (Scandinavian, Old Norse).

Associated with: prosperous (wealthy).


3 different relations via Helga: Hege, Hella and Helle.

Creative forms:
(female) Halje, Hilje, ..

(male) Helan, Helder, ..

Middle name pairings:
Helje Shelby (H.S.), ..

How popular is Helje?

Helje is an uncommon first name for women. Helje is an equally rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. The only popular varying form of Helje (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 is Helga. Adoption of this form of Helje was common among parents a century ago (#634). (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Helga in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Helje and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Haelie, Halie, Halle, Hebe, Hedlie, Heide, Heike, Heleen, Helen, Helene, Helia, Hellee, Hellen, Helma, Helsa, Henie, Hette, Hilde, Hille, Holde (see Holda) and Holle. These names tend to be more frequently used than Helje.

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