Helga

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: helga

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

Old Norse Helga ("holy"), a pre-Christian term, feminine form of Helgi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Helga

  1. A female given name occasionally borrowed from Scandinavia.

Related terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Helga.

Proper noun[edit]

Helga

  1. a female given name

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Helga

Proper noun[edit]

Helga

  1. A female given name.

Related terms[edit]


Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Helga

  1. A female given name, ultimately from Old Norse Helga.

Related terms[edit]


Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Helga.

Proper noun[edit]

Helga f

  1. A female given name

Usage notes[edit]

Matronymics

  • son of Helga: Helguson
  • daughter of Helga: Helgudóttir

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Helga
Accusative Helgu
Dative Helgu
Genitive Helgu

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Helga

  1. A female given name borrowed from Scandinavia, ultimately from Old Norse Helga.

Related terms[edit]


Hungarian[edit]

Hungarian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia hu

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈhɛlɡɒ]
  • Hyphenation: Hel‧ga

Proper noun[edit]

Helga

  1. A female given name.

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative Helga Helgák
accusative Helgát Helgákat
dative Helgának Helgáknak
instrumental Helgával Helgákkal
causal-final Helgáért Helgákért
translative Helgává Helgákká
terminative Helgáig Helgákig
essive-formal Helgaként Helgákként
essive-modal
inessive Helgában Helgákban
superessive Helgán Helgákon
adessive Helgánál Helgáknál
illative Helgába Helgákba
sublative Helgára Helgákra
allative Helgához Helgákhoz
elative Helgából Helgákból
delative Helgáról Helgákról
ablative Helgától Helgáktól
Possessive forms of Helga
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Helgám Helgáim
2nd person sing. Helgád Helgáid
3rd person sing. Helgája Helgái
1st person plural Helgánk Helgáink
2nd person plural Helgátok Helgáitok
3rd person plural Helgájuk Helgáik



Icelandic[edit]

Icelandic Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia is

Proper noun[edit]

Helga

  1. A female given name borrowed from Scandinavia, ultimately from Old Norse Helga.

Related terms[edit]


Norwegian[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nb
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Helga

Proper noun[edit]

Helga

  1. A female given name.

Related terms[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Old Norse adjectives helga, a weak forms of *heiligr (“happy, lucky”).

The alternative form Hǫlga stems from the Old Norse adjective hǫlga, a weak form of *heilugr.

Cognate to the male given names Helgi and Hǫlgi.

Proper noun[edit]

Helga f

  1. A female given name.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Helga f

  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Helga

Slovak[edit]

Slovak Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sk

Etymology[edit]

From Swedish Helga, from Old Norse Helga.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Helga f (genitive Helgy, nominative plural Helgy) declension pattern žena

  1. A female given name

Declension[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Helga in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sv

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Helga

Proper noun[edit]

Helga c (genitive Helgas)

  1. A female given name.

Related terms[edit]