Helga

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See also: helga and Helgą

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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

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Helga

  1. A female given name from the Germanic languages occasionally borrowed from Scandinavia.

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Helga.

Proper noun[edit]

Helga

  1. a female given name from Old Norse

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Helga.

Proper noun[edit]

Helga

  1. a female given name

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɦɛl.ɣaː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Hel‧ga

Proper noun[edit]

Helga f

  1. a female given name

Estonian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Helga

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

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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]

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Helga

  1. a female given name from Old Norse Helga

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Hungarian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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

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
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Helgáé Helgáké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Helgáéi Helgákéi
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]

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Proper noun[edit]

Helga f

  1. a female given name from Old Norse, masculine equivalent Helgi

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Helga, from *heiligr (happy, lucky).

Proper noun[edit]

Helga f (definite Helga)

  1. a female given name from Old Norse, masculine equivalent Helge

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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 (genitive Helgu)

  1. a female given name

Descendants[edit]

Helga m

  1. inflection of Helgi:
    1. accusative
    2. dative
    3. genitive

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Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Derived from Old Norse Helga. Doublet of Olga.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Helga f

  1. a female given name, equivalent to English Helga

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Helga in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Helga in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈɛw.ɡɐ/ [ˈɛʊ̯.ɡɐ]
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈɛw.ɡa/ [ˈɛʊ̯.ɡa]

Proper noun[edit]

Helga f

  1. a female given name, equivalent to English Helga

Slovak[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Swedish Helga, from Old Norse Helga.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

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

  1. a female given name

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Helga in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

Swedish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Helga.

Proper noun[edit]

Helga c (genitive Helgas)

  1. a female given name

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