Heine

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Heine.

Proper noun[edit]

Heine

  1. A surname of English-speakers.
  2. A surname of German-speakers, notably of Heinrich Heine, a German poet

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortened from Heinrich, the German cognate of Henry, originally Haimirich, ruler of the home, from haim, home, and rich, powerful.

Proper noun[edit]

Heine

  1. A male given name; rarely used today.
  2. A patronymic surname​., notably of Heinrich Heine.

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Descendants[edit]

Transliterations of the German surname