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German Pronunciation

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

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born after 1970

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Northern Germany

Variant Spelling

Origin and Meaning

1) Low German short form of the Old High German name Helmwald, a combination of 'helmet', 'protection' and 'ruler'

2) Low German short form of Old High German names containing a name element meaning 'assembly'

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