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What does Helmina mean?

Helmina Pronunciation of Helmina [helmi-na] as a girls' name is of Old German derivation, and the name Helmina means "determined protector". Helmina is an alternate form of Wilhelmina (Old German).

Associated with: determined, protector (defender).


5 relations via Wilhelmina: Felmine, Helma, Velma, Willmina and Wilmina.

Creative forms:
(female) Helmin, Helmita, ..

(male) Helmia, Helmiel, ..

Middle name pairings:
Helmina Khadijah (H.K.), ..

How popular is Helmina?

Helmina is an unusual first name for women. Helmina is an equivalently uncommon last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Helmina (not ranked) are Helma, Velma and Wilhelmina (#1619 a year ago). Other variants, like Wilmina, are seldom used. These forms of Helmina were popular 105 years ago (median #749) and are now significantly less common. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Helma, Velma, Wilhelmina in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Almina, Bellina, Celina, Cellina, Delaina, Delcina, Delfina, Delina, Dellina, Delmira, Elmina, Felina, Gemina, Halina, Helaina, Helaine, Helana, Heleena, Helena, Helenna, Helia, Helima, Helisa, Hellena, Hellia, Heloisa, Hermia, Hermila, Hermina, Hermine, Herminia, Hermona, Jelina, Kellina, Melaina, Melina, Mellina, Melvina, Selina, Yemina, Zelaina and Zelina. These names tend to be more frequently used than Helmina.

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