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Helene Meaning


What does Helene mean?

The name Helene is of English, French and German origin.

The meaning of Helene is "light".

Helene is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced He-lene.

The Given Name Helene

Helene is a variant of Helen. See Helen for further details.

Embraced by many parents, the name Helene, is one of warmth and allure.

A wonderfully distinctive name.

Although unique, your little refined Helene, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Helene Kuragina.

Helene Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 5,636 in baby name popularity for girls with 22 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 4,411 in baby name popularity for girls with 32 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Helene has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Helene Name Popularity Page.

Helene Related Names

Helene is a variant of Helen.

Helene has the diminutive (nickname) Leni.

Famous Helenes

  • Helene ~ 3 hurricanes, 2 storms
  • Helene Kuragina ~ War and Peace character

Helene Numerology

What will your new littleHelene be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Helene are often adored and trustworthy but most of all they are read more >>

Helene Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Helene in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Helene.

Just for fun, see the name Helene in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Helene in Nautical Flags page.