From German Names

Male Male Name

German Pronunciation

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

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born before 1940

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Northern Germany

Origin and Meaning

Low German short form of Heinrich and other names beginning with Hein-

Detailed information about the origin and meaning of Hein can be found on our sister site www.nordicnames.de.