Name Helene

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Helene

Helene is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Helene

Helene is a German and Scandinavian form of the name Helen, which is of Greek origin.

Meaning of Helene

Helene means “torch” (from ancient Greek “helénē/ἑλένη”) and “beautiful”, “light”, “bright” and “shining” (from ancient Greek “hēlios/ἥλιος” = sun/sunlight/sunshine). The name is as well derived from ancient Greek “selēnē/σελήνη” meaning “moon”.

Pronunciation of Helene

Variants of the name Helene

Hélène

Helene in the categories

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Name Statistic: Helene is ranked #2073 overall ↑ 33

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 840 ↑ 22
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 1163 ↓ -13
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 1626 ↓ -73
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 2746 ↑ 68
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 3755 ↓↓ -1210
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 4968 ↑↑ 1610
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 5094 ↑↑ 436
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 5349 ↑ 100
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 5757 ↑↑ 794
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 7276 ↑↑ 533
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 7523 ↑↑ 725
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 7595 ↓↓ -207
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 7996 ↑↑ 217
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 8007 ↑↑ 499
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 8230 ↓↓ -519
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8520 ↑↑ 970
  • 🇫🇷 France: 8536 ↑ 31
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 9244 ↓↓ -509
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 9547 ↑ 4

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Name Helene

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