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[hel-guh] /ˈhɛl gə/
a female given name: from a Germanic word meaning “holy.”. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • During the course of the meal Helga and I had said but very little, willing that the Captain should have the labour of talking.

    My Danish Sweetheart, Volume 3 of 3 William Clark Russell
  • Helga tucked the bundle under her arm and threw it on the bed in her room.

  • Helga persuaded me to lie down, and I was very tired, so at last I fell asleep.

    Rupert of Hentzau Anthony Hope
  • The priest had no other weapon than the knife which he had taken from little Helga.

    The Sand-Hills of Jutland Hans Christian Andersen
  • Running to Helga, he dropped on his knee in exaggerated and theatrical courtliness.

    The Flying Death Samuel Hopkins Adams
  • Little Helga sang with him as a child follows its mother's song.

    The Sand-Hills of Jutland Hans Christian Andersen

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