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This name derives from Old High German name “Ansehelm”, composed of two elements: “*ansuz” (heathen god) plus “*helmaz” (helmet, protection), meaning “protected by god, under the protection of divinity”. Anselm of Canterbury (~1033–1109), also called Anselm of Aosta (Italian: Anselmo d'Aosta) was a Benedictine monk, abbot, philosopher and theologian of the Catholic Church, who held the office of archbishop of Canterbury from 1093 to 1109.
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