- a female given name: from an Old English word meaning “golden.”
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Examples from the Web for gilda
Apparently, the Major Case Squad is employed when homicides are fresh, East St. Louis Det. Gilda Johnson told me.The Disappearing Cops of East St. Louis
November 26, 2014
The voices of Gilda and Rigoletto were fusing with those of the figlia and the duke.The Paliser case
One of the foremost of them to-day is the Countess Gilda Ruta.Woman's Work in Music
She was fond of Gilda, and thought her far too good for Harold.
Gilda might have married into the peerage—and now she is going to do this!
And Gilda went obediently, for she could feel an interest in clocks and carvings now.