Helena

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See also: helena and Helēna

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A Latinate form of Helen.

Proper noun[edit]

Helena

  1. A female given name.
  2. The capital of the state of Montana.
  3. A city in Alabama
  4. A city in Arkansas
  5. A city in Georgia, USA
  6. A CDP in Mississippi
  7. A hamlet in New York
  8. A village in Ohio
  9. A town in Oklahoma
  10. A ghost town in Texas

Czech[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Helena f

  1. A female given name, cognate to English Helen.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A Latinate variant of Danish Helene (Helen).

Proper noun[edit]

Helena

  1. A female given name.

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Helena ?

  1. A female given name, a Latinate variant of Heleen (=Helen).

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Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Helena

  1. A female given name, cognate to English Helen.

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈhelenɑ]
  • Hyphenation: He‧le‧na

Proper noun[edit]

Helena

  1. A female given name, cognate to English Helen.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latinate variant of German Helene (Helen).

Proper noun[edit]

Helena

  1. A female given name.

Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English Helen.

Proper noun[edit]

Helena

  1. A female given name.

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Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latinate variant of Norwegian Helene (Helen).

Proper noun[edit]

Helena

  1. A female given name.

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Helena f

  1. A female given name, cognate to English Helen.

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Helena f

  1. Helen (female given name)

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ἑλένη (Helenē), cognate with English Helen. First recorded in Sweden in the 12th century.

Proper noun[edit]

Helena

  1. A female given name.

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References[edit]

  • Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn, Almqvist & Wiksell 1996, ISBN 91-21-10937-0
  • [1] Statistiska centralbyrån and Sture Allén, Staffan Wåhlin, Förnamnsboken, Norstedts 1995, ISBN 9119551622: 82 717 females with the given name Helena living in Sweden on December 31st, 2010, with the frequency peak in the 1970s. Accessed on 19 June 2011.