Helgi

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Variant of Helga also interpreted as helgi, genitive singular/attributive form of helk (brightness).

Proper noun[edit]

Helgi

  1. A female given name.

Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Helgi.

Proper noun[edit]

Helgi m

  1. A male given name

Usage notes[edit]

Patronymics

  • son of Helgi: Helgason
  • daughter of Helgi: Helgadóttir

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Helgi
Accusative Helga
Dative Helga
Genitive Helga

Icelandic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Helgi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Helgi m

  1. A male given name

Declension[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse helgi, the weak (definite) form of *heiligr (“happy, lucky”). Later helgi was reinterpreted as weak form of the adjective heilagr (holy).

Cognate to the Old Norse female given name Helga.

Noun[edit]

Helgi m

  1. A male given name

Descendants[edit]