Hellen

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8k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
576
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Hellen

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From Ancient Greek Ἕλλην (Héllēn).

  1. (Greek mythology) the mythological patriarch of the Hellenes, the son of Deucalion (or sometimes Zeus) and Pyrrha, brother of Amphictyon and father of Aeolus, Xuthus, and Dorus

Notable Persons Named Hellen

Hellen is a mythological figure.

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Hellen was born on December 13th, 1989 in Kisii County.

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She holds the title Miss Universo Chile 2014 and Miss Universo Chile. Hellen was born Hellen Toncio on April 17th, 1994 in Rancagua.

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Hellen Huisman was a voice acting and voice actress. Hellen was born on March 26th, 1937 in Amsterdam. She left this life on January 29th, 2012.

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Hellen was born on July 27th, 1964.

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Hellen was born on December 28th, 1977 in Kenya. Hellen is also known as Helen Jemaiyo Kimutai.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Hellen

Hellen is a mythological figure.

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Robert was born in 1725. He left this life in 1793.

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How popular is the baby name Hellen in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1883 5 5 0
1885 7 7 0
1886 12 12 0
1887 8 8 0
1888 5 5 0
1889 16 16 0
1890 10 10 0
1891 10 10 0
1892 14 14 0
1893 15 15 0
1894 17 17 0
1895 18 18 0
1896 18 18 0
1897 16 16 0
1898 17 17 0
1899 18 18 0
1900 18 18 0
1901 18 18 0
1902 20 20 0
1903 26 26 0
1904 24 24 0
1905 30 30 0
1906 33 33 0
1907 33 33 0
1908 21 21 0
1909 29 29 0
1910 56 56 0
1911 43 43 0
1912 65 65 0
1913 56 56 0
1914 73 73 0
1915 109 109 0
1916 107 107 0
1917 107 107 0
1918 152 152 0
1919 148 148 0
1920 175 175 0
1921 156 156 0
1922 171 171 0
1923 178 178 0
1924 195 195 0
1925 170 170 0
1926 166 166 0
1927 148 148 0
1928 161 161 0
1929 148 148 0
1930 144 144 0
1931 155 155 0
1932 139 139 0
1933 118 118 0
1934 116 116 0
1935 101 101 0
1936 99 99 0
1937 122 122 0
1938 111 111 0
1939 86 86 0
1940 97 97 0
1941 89 89 0
1942 92 92 0
1943 89 89 0
1944 91 91 0
1945 88 88 0
1946 96 96 0
1947 79 79 0
1948 74 74 0
1949 69 69 0
1950 63 63 0
1951 77 77 0
1952 54 54 0
1953 58 58 0
1954 51 51 0
1955 57 57 0
1956 57 57 0
1957 35 35 0
1958 39 39 0
1959 40 40 0
1960 36 36 0
1961 33 33 0
1962 37 37 0
1963 33 33 0
1964 32 32 0
1965 28 28 0
1966 19 19 0
1967 24 24 0
1968 25 25 0
1969 28 28 0
1970 21 21 0
1971 18 18 0
1972 22 22 0
1973 23 23 0
1974 18 18 0
1975 25 25 0
1976 15 15 0
1977 8 8 0
1978 23 23 0
1979 9 9 0
1980 20 20 0
1981 18 18 0
1982 17 17 0
1983 23 23 0
1984 16 16 0
1985 13 13 0
1986 15 15 0
1987 22 22 0
1988 19 19 0
1989 19 19 0
1990 18 18 0
1991 12 12 0
1992 23 23 0
1993 23 23 0
1994 27 27 0
1995 23 23 0
1996 21 21 0
1997 33 33 0
1998 24 24 0
1999 27 27 0
2000 36 36 0
2001 24 24 0
2002 25 25 0
2003 38 38 0
2004 41 41 0
2005 47 47 0
2006 65 65 0
2007 80 80 0
2008 65 65 0
2009 63 63 0
2010 49 49 0
2011 58 58 0
2012 77 77 0
2013 69 69 0
2014 51 51 0
2015 80 80 0
2016 91 91 0
2017 79 79 0

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Popularity of Hellen as a first name

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Popularity of Hellen as a last name

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Common first names for Hellen

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Hellen U.S.
  White 87.33% 64.26%
  African American 6.42% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.39% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.17% 16.26%

Of Last Name Hellen

People with the last name Hellen are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Hellen

  • How Popular is the name Hellen? Hellen is the 2,954th most popular name of all time. As a last name Hellen was the 38,439th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Hellen have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,556 babies born with the first name Hellen in the United States. That's more than enough people named Hellen to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Hellen? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1883 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Hellen first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hellen is Tuesday, April 12th, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Hellen born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hellen was in 1924 with a total of 195 babies.
  • Random Hellen Factoid: According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Hellen is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 9 babies in California have the same name as you in 2003.
  • Weird things about the name Hellen: Your name in reverse order is Nelleh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Elenhl. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Hellen? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 576 people with the last name Hellen.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Hellen? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Hellen as their last name since less than 1 person in 500k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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