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Meaning of Heidi

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Meaning

The name Heidi has the following meaning:

Refers to "Battle stronghold". It is extremely rare in English-speaking countries.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.

Popularity

As a baby girl name, Heidi is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 325 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).

In 2009, the name Heidi fell in popularity and moved down the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 8 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 297 in the Top 1000 charts.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Heidi in the USA, over the past 100 years.
USA baby name statistics

Origins

The name Heidi is very likely a(n) German variant of the name Hildegard.

See other suggested German girl baby names.

You might also like to see the other variants of the name Hildegard.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Heidi and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Heidi: Boys - Ludwig, Wilson, Girls - Loyce, Matilda, Olga, Both genders - Ida, William

Variants

The name Heidi is a variant of Hildegard. Other popular variants of the name Hildegard are: Heidi (German), Hilda, Hildagard, Hildegarde (Scandinavian), Hildie, Hildy

Style

We think the name Heidi should fall under the following style category: German.

See other German girl names

Impression

Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Heidi to be: A large stocky and serious person

In one word, you might describe Heidi as a(n) "serious" person.

See other "serious" names for girls.

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