Heidi name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Girl
Origin: Old High German and Germanic
Usage: German, Faroese, Sami, Greenlandic, Finnish, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Oriya, Tamil and Telugu
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Heidi hi-dee
Meaning: Noble and Fight, Of Noble Figure, Shape and Noble Sort
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What does Heidi mean?

Trendy Heidi has its origin in Old High German and Germanic languages bestowed upon both sexes and is used especially in Greenlandic, Kannada, Faroese, Bengali, German, Finnish, Danish, Oriya, Telugu, Gujarati, Tamil, Hindi, Malayalam, Sami, Swedish, Marathi and Norwegian, Heidi means "Noble and Fight, Of Noble Figure, Shape or Noble Sort".

Heidi is variation of imperishable Adelheid. Adelheid is a variation of frequently used and evergreen Adela. Also Adelheid is variant form of preeminent and all time favorite Adelaide. Adelheid is German equivalent of Adalhaid.

Meaning of Adelheid is Noble and Fight and Of a Noble Kind is originated from Old High German and Germanic. Heidi is a short form of Adelaide. Adelaide is variant of imperishable and famous Adela.

Adelaide is equivalent of Adelheid in French language. Also Adelaide is form of Adélaïde in Nordic language. Meaning of Adelaide is Of Noble Figure and Noble and Fight is originated from Old High German and Germanic.

Heidi is form of Names Ending with -Heid Or Beginning with Heid- / Heide- in German language. It is celebrated on 16 December.

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How do I pronounce Heidi?

The two syllabled name Heidi is pronounced, hi-dee. Some people pronounce it as he(i)-di.

Variants of Heidi

Adalheidis, Adaliz, Adelais, Haidee, Adelheid, Adela, Adelaide, Adalhaid, Adalheid, Lettie, Aleida, Heidimarie

Names that rhyme with Heidi

How popular is the name Heidi?

a popular name in United States with over 143666 new-borns have been given the name since 1929. Presently the moniker is on a rise, in 1974, 4722 girls were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 60th position.

Moreover, the name has been to the top 100 baby names 18 times Also, Heidi was a popular name in England and Wales. Over 9573 babies have been named Heidi since 1996.

When at the peak of its usage in 2016, it ranked 76th when 752 parents chose the moniker for their baby girls. However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 23 years but still dominating the charts.

Additionally, the name has been in the top 100 baby names 10 times

A common name in France with over 2631 new-borns have been given the name since 1941. At present the moniker is on a rise, in 1980, it ranked 282nd when 142 parents chose the moniker for their baby girls.

Also, Heidi used to be a common name in Denmark, first appeared in 1985 and over 298 babies have been given the name in 1 years. When at the peak of its usage in 1985,.

After 1 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts. Moreover, the first name has been to the top 50 baby names 1 times Also, In Finland, Heidi was once a common name since emerging in 1978 it has been given to over 1262 babies.

At its zenith in 1979,. After 57 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts. Additionally, the first name has been in the top 5 baby names 1 times Also, Heidi is common in New South Wales where over 1922 new-borns have been given the name since 1971.

At the peak of its usage in 1973, it ranked 64th when 138 parents chose the moniker for their baby girls.

Heidi is a familiar baby name in Ireland, it has been in use since 1968 and was able to reach the top 100 names.

Recently in 2019, 79 babies were given Heidi and it reached its peak ranking, 74 on girl names chart. There are over 894 babies that have been given the name Heidi in Ireland.

Also, in Queensland, the name has been in use since 1973 and has secured the place in top 100 names. In 2011, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 64 on girl names chart when 70 babies were given the name Heidi.

There are over 1038 babies that have been given the name Heidi in Queensland. Also, in Victoria, in just 10 years, it has made it to the top 100 names. Recently in 2018, 89 babies were given Heidi and it reached its peak ranking, 57 on girl names chart.

Over 712 babies in Victoria have been named Heidi.

Heidi is an uncommon baby name in still in use in Belgium. Heidi is a rare baby name in Denmark, chances of it being still in use are very slim since it isn't seen since 1985.

Over 298 babies in Denmark have been named Heidi. However things change on global perspective, Heidi is extremely popular in Germany where every 1 in 600 have the name. Also the baby name is popular in Egypt, England, Canada, South Africa, Australia, Mexico, Philippines and Austria.

At least, 680000 people globally have been given the name as per our estimate.

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Heidi in Nordic countries

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What numbers say about Heidi?

Expression number 8 reveals your predispositions for great success in every field in life. You just have to find a way to get through people and make them listen. Your friends are like addicted to you, but your family isn't very happy with how you live your life cause you are restless. If you have the letter I as your capstone it reveals your emotional side. You are easily adaptable to changes and used to take the high road to success.

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  •  Michaela - Widely Accepted unisex name Michaela means "Feminine of Michael, Who is Like God or Who Resembles God" and is used mostly in Danish, Swedish and Norwegian is originated from Hebrew. In 2016, widely accepted Michaela ranked 472 on baby girl chart in United States
  •  Stephanie - Used in German, Norwegian and Swedish eternal and prevalent, Stephanie means "Crown, The Crowned or Crowned in Victory" and is rooted from Old Greek is used for both genders
  •  Clarence - Durable and Prevalent Clarence is used principally in German and Finnish has its origin in Latin, English and Celtic given to both sexes, Clarence means "Luminous or Famous"
  •  Sadie - Principally used in Norwegian and Finnish timeless and trendy, Sadie means "Noblewoman or Lady" and is aimed at both genders has its origin in Hebrew and Latin
  •  Eugene - Originated from Old Greek and French, Famous and All time favorite Eugene is used customarily as a unisex name which is largely used in Finnish and English, Eugene means "Born Lucky or Noble"

Sibling Names for Heidi

If you're considering naming your baby girl Heidi, you might be wondering what names would pair well with it for siblings. To help you out, we've compiled a list of names that complement Heidi's charm and uniqueness. Check out some of our top picks below!

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Famous people named Heidi

  • Heidi Sørensen, Norwegian politician for the Socialist Left Party
  • Heidi Chu, 2nd runner-up and winner of Miss International Goodwill of the 2001 Miss Hong Kong contest
  • Heidi Zurbriggen, Swiss former alpine skier
  • Heidi Zeller-Bähler, former Swiss alpine skier
  • Heidi Neumark, author of the book 'Breathing Space: A Spiritual Journey
  • Heidi Miller, American female bodybuilder who held the title Ms
  • Heidi Biebl, former German Alpine skier
  • Heidi Harris, American talk radio host and author
  • Heidi Thomas, English screenwriter and playwright
  • Heidi Lück, German social-democratic politician and member of the Bavarian state parliament
  • Heidi Ravven, Bates and Benjamin Professor of Classical and Religious Studies at Hamilton College
  • Heidi Fleiss, 'Celebrity Rehab with Dr
  • Heidi Klum, German-American model, television personality, businesswoman, fashion designer, singer
  • Heidi Heitkamp, American businesswoman
  • Heidi Hautala, Finnish politician and Member of the European Parliament
  • Heidi Bohay, American actress and television presenter
  • Heidi Range, English singer-songwriter
  • Heidi Collins, American correspondent and anchor for KMSP-TV Fox 9 News
  • Heidi Mark, American model and actress
  • Heidi Swedberg, American actress and musician, best
  • Heidi Burge, American former professional women's basketball player
  • Heidi Cortez, American entrepreneur
  • Heidi Mueller, American actress
  • Heidi Zeigler, former child actress from the United States
  • Heidi Pelttari, Finnish hockey player
  • Heidi Grande Røys, Norwegian politician for the Socialist Left Party
  • Heidi Harley, Professor of Linguistics at the University of Arizona
  • Heidi Lee Morgan, retired American professional wrestler
  • Heidi VanDerveer, women's basketball collegiate and professional coach
  • Heidi Groskreutz, American ballroom dancer
  • Heidi MacDonald, American writer and editor in the field of comic books based
  • Heidi Montag, American television personality, singer
  • Heidi Lucas, former teen American actress
  • Heidi Julavits, American author and co-editor of 'The Believer' magazine
  • Heidi Roizen, Silicon Valley executive, venture capitalist
  • Heidi Berry, American singer-songwriter
  • Heidi Cullen, chief scientist for the non-profit environmental organization
  • Heidi Kabel, German musician and actress
  • Heidi Baker, Christian missionary, itinerant speaker
  • Heidi Lenhart, American actress
  • Heidi Murkoff, author of the 'What to Expect When You're Expecting' series of pregnancy guides
  • Heidi Barrett, winemaker and entrepreneur
  • Heidi Kozak, Danish-born American actress
  • Heidi Blickenstaff, She co-starred with Cozi Zuehlsdorff
  • Heidi Hollinger, political photographer and documentary presenter
  • Heidi Schwend in Nebraska as Miscellaneous Crew
  • Heidi Van Pelt in String Theory as Art Department
  • Heidi Adams in Better Living Through Chemistry as Production Designer
  • Heidi Griffiths in Saving Face as Casting Director
  • Heidi Hite in Billy Bates as Actress
  • Heidi Paine in Road House as Actress
  • Heidi Iro in Candid as Producer
  • Heidi Gold in Thank God It's Friday as Actress
  • Heidi Hill in Episode #1.1 as Casting Department
  • Heidi Appe in Arrogant Bastard as Actress
  • Heidi Arts characterized central character of Mercedes in 2001 drama film Het leven na mevrouw de Nijs.
  • In 1994 drama film, Ill Met by Moonlight, Heidi Blose played Hermia.
  • In 1956, Heidi Brühl played the role of Dalli in comedy, family movie Hochzeit auf Immenhof.
  • In 1987, Heidi Carpenter portrayed the role of Sue in comedy and musical movie West Is West.
  • In 1976 action and crime film, Death Journey, Heidi Dobbs portrayed Agent.
  • Heidi Gutruf, from 1977 film L'assassino speranza delle donne, who played the N.
  • In 1971 comedy, musical flick, Rudi, benimm dich!, Heidi Hansen portrayed Doris.
  • Heidi Herala, from 1983 comedy, drama flick Koomikko, who characterized Kaija.
  • In 1994, Heidi Holm Katzenelson characterized the role of Hannah in comedy flick To mand i en sofa.
  • Heidi Kling, from 1992 comedy flick Out on a Limb, who portrayed the Sallytt0105078 4 nm0000604 actor N Jim Jr..
  • In 1967 drama flick, Mahlzeiten, Heidi Stroh portrayed Elisabeth.
  • In 1929, Heidi Blåfield characterized the role of Tamara Koslova in drama movie Juhla meren rannalla.
  • Heidi Albertsen portrayed leading role of Extra and Scene with Alec Baldwin and Demi Moore In drama film Blind.
  • In 2009 horror, thriller flick, Crawler, Heidi Hawkins played Sandra.
  • Heidi Kilpeläinen, from 1986 crime, drama movie Ursula, who played the Ursula.
  • Heidi Diggelmann characterized crucial character of Ilde in 2012 drama flick Jump.
  • Heidi Wertz played minor role of N in 2003 flick Front Range Freaks.
  • Heidi Lawson characterized the pivotal role of Detective Hendricks in 2017 crime and drama film Hit a Lick.
  • In 2009 adventure flick, The Carbon Copy, Heidi Blair characterized Buffy.
  • In 2009, Heidi Arneson played the role of N in drama movie In Clamatore.


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  2. Office for National Statistics, https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/livebirths
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