Name Jelte Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Jelte


Jelte is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Jelte?

Jelte is a variant of the Frisian and Dutch name Jelle. In Frisian, Jelle derived from the element “gelt” and in Dutch, it derived from the name Willem.

What does the name Jelte mean?

Jelte means “payment”, “sacrifice” (from Germanic “gelt”) and “resolute protector” (from Old High German “willio” = will/desire + “helm” = protection/helmet).

Pronunciation of Jelte

Variants of the name Jelte


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Popularity of the name Jelte

The name Jelte is ranked #3369 overall.

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