Hellen Family History
Hellen Name Meaning
Swedish (mainly Hellén): ornamental or habitational name formed with the (placename) element häll ‘(flat) rock’ + the adjectival suffix -én/-en a derivative of Latin -enius ‘relating to’. This surname is also found in Finland. English (Essex and Middlesex): variant of Ellen . From the medieval period onward there has been confusion with Helen and with the name in 3 below. English (Essex and Middlesex): of Norman origin a habitational name from Helléan in Morbihan Brittany (France).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022