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Name Hilda

Origin:From Old High German words for fight and fence, enclosure, protectionTools:

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About the name Hilda in particular

Gender:female
Languages of use:German, English
Is short form of:Hildegard
Topics:Asteroid 153 Hilda, diameter 170.63 km, period 5.11 years
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Gilda, Hilde, Hilka, Hilla, Hilma, Holda, Hulda, Hulda, Ilda, Nilda     Details
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About Hildegard, the group of names with the same origin as Hilda

Language of origin:Old High German
Info about origin:old Germanic two-element name
 known from Saint Hildegard of Bingen (11th/12th century AD)
Words:hiltja = the fight  Old High German
 gard = the fence, the enclosure, the protection  Old High German
Topics:Two-element name
Variants' top ranks:12:Hilde Norway 2015,  13:Ildik√≥ Hungary 2014,  14:Hilda England+Wales 1904,  20:Hildegard Germany 2005
Name variants:Elda, Hilda, Hilde, Hildegard, Hildegarda, Hildegart, Ilda, Ildik√≥   Sortable list   Details
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Popularity lists that contain the name Hilda

SeriesGraphRankings
Belgium prevalence 2013 106
England+Wales decadesGraph1934 61,  1924 26,  1914 15,  1904 14
Finland/FinnishGraph2015 482014 50
Peru prevalence 2015 38
SwedenGraph2015 97,  2014 76,  2013 77,  2012 82,  2011 86,  2010 78,  2009 82,  2008 74,  2007 68,  2006 682005 76,  2004 81,  2003 91,  2002 87,  2001 87,  2000 95,  1999 99
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