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EtymologyEdit

Diminutive of the male given name Helmolt, from Old High German helm (helmet) + waltan (to rule).

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Malte

  1. A male given name.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Melite, which is disputed; from a Phoenician root 𐤈𐤄𐤋𐤀𐤌(mlṭ), meaning "refuge" or from Ancient Greek μέλι, μελίτος (méli, melítos, honey). More at Malta.

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Malte

  1. Malta (republic)
  2. Malta (island), Malta Island

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Danish Malte.

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Malte

  1. A male given name.

LimburgishEdit

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Malte

  1. Malta

NormanEdit

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Malte f

  1. (Jersey) Malta

SlovakEdit

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Malte f

  1. dative/locative singular of Malta

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Mȃlte

  1. genitive singular of Mȃlta

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Danish Malte. First recorded as a Swedish given name in 1672.

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Malte c (genitive Maltes)

  1. A male given name.