Name: Helmar

Origin and Meaning of the Name Helmar

  • Meaning:
    Famous protector
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (HEL mahr)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Helmar)
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Miscellaneous Info for Helmar

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  • Used in:
    German speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Germanic compound name from the elements 'helm', 'protection' or 'protector' and 'mar', 'famous'.

    Other possibilities include an interpretation of the first element as derived from 'hild', 'battle' or 'heil', 'happiness' and an interpretation of the second element as derived from 'hard', 'strong' or 'powerful'.

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