Helge (name)

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Helge
GenderMale
Origin
Word/nameOld Norse
MeaningHoly
Region of originScandinavia
Other names
Related namesHelgi, Helje, Hølje, Halga, Oleg, Helga

Helge or Helgi is a Scandinavian, German, and Dutch mostly male name.

The name is derived from Proto-Norse *Hailaga with its original meaning being dedicated to the gods. For its Slavic version, see Oleg. Its feminine equivalent is Olga. Helgi was spelled with a silent M in Old Norse.

Notable people with this name[edit]