From German Names

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German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Anselm. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Southern Germany
  • Western Germany

Origin and Meaning

Old High German name consisting of name elements meaning '(heathen) god' and 'helmet, protection'

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