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Hildegarde

or Hil·de·gard

[hil-duh-gahrd]
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noun
  1. a female given name: from Germanic words meaning “battle” and “protector.”
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  • Hildegarde looked up and nodded, and smiled through her tears.

    Hildegarde's Holiday

    Laura E. Richards

  • Hildegarde glanced at the bed, and saw that Rose's eyes were just closing.

    Hildegarde's Holiday

    Laura E. Richards

  • He evidently expected to be admired, and Hildegarde could not disappoint him.

    Hildegarde's Holiday

    Laura E. Richards

  • Hildegarde took out the little scissors-case, and examined it anew.

    Hildegarde's Holiday

    Laura E. Richards

  • And it wasn't named for Atalanta at all, was it, Hildegarde?

    Hildegarde's Holiday

    Laura E. Richards