Helma

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Female Female Name

Usage

Finland Finnish
Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Iceland Icelandic
Faroe Islands Faroese

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Origin and Meaning

German short form of names containing the name element HJALM [1] [2] [3] [4]

Related Names

Helma
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Frequency of X occurance as female name todayFrequency of occurance as male name today
Danish Faroese Finish Icelandic Norwegian Swedish

See also Helmi, Helmina, Hilma and Elma

Grammar

Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Helma
Accusative: Helmu
Dative: Helmu
Genitive: Helmu
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Helma
Accusative: Helmu
Dative: Helmu
Genitive: Helmu

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Sweden: 1814 [4]
Norway: 1850 [1]

Predominant Regional Usage

Norway: Austlandet, Møre og Romsdal, Sør-Trøndelag, Nordland [1]

Statistics

Name Count per Country

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Norway Norway[5]
45 n.a. 0 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[6]
33 65 0 0
Denmark Denmark[7]
19 n.a. 0 n.a.
Iceland Iceland[8]
10 18 0 0
Finland Finland[9]
n.a. 77 0 0
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.

 

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Helma.

Sources: [6] [7] [5] [9]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  3. Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. 6.0 6.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  7. 7.0 7.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  8. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  9. 9.0 9.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi