Helma - Meaning of Helma
[ 2 syll. hel-ma, he-lma ] The baby girl name Helma is pronounced HHEHLMaa- †. Helma's language of origin is Germanic, and it is predominantly used in the German, English, and Hungarian languages. The name evolved as the short form of names containing the element helm (meaning 'helmet, protection').
In addition, Helma is an English, German, and Hungarian short form of the Dutch, English, German, and Polish Wilhelmina.
See also the related form, the German Wilhelma.
Helma is a rarely used baby name for girls. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Helma include Halam, Halein, Haleine, Halen, Halene, Halin, Halinn, Halinne, Hallam, Hallan, Hallem, Heilin, Helaine, Helean, Helenh, Helin, Hellene, Helmeene, Helmi, and Helmyne.
† Pronunciation for Helma: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"