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Hildegarde

or Hildegard

[hil-duh-gahrd] /ˈhɪl dəˌgɑrd/
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
  • "There is a life of Drummond at home," said Hildegarde, simply.

    Hildegarde's Holiday Laura E. Richards
  • Hildegarde caught him up in her arms and ran off toward the garden.

    Hildegarde's Holiday Laura E. Richards
  • Holding her breath, Hildegarde peeped round the corner of the house.

    Hildegarde's Holiday Laura E. Richards
  • And it wasn't named for Atalanta at all, was it, Hildegarde?

    Hildegarde's Holiday Laura E. Richards
  • And beginning at the beginning, Hildegarde unfolded the great scheme.

    Hildegarde's Holiday Laura E. Richards
  • "Martha has dozens and dozens of aprons, Mrs. Brett," said Hildegarde.

    Hildegarde's Holiday Laura E. Richards

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