Examples from the Web for hilda
He once experimented with dressing as “Hilda the Wicked Witch” as a way to expand his business to Halloween.Kerry Bentivolio: The Congressman Who Believes in Santa Claus|Ben Jacobs|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“We started making excuses,” said administrative assistant Hilda Carrillo.
Behind her back they called Thatcher “Hilda”—her middle name—because of its lower-class origins.
Their eyes challenged each other humorously for another moment, when Hilda broke in.Amazing Grace|Kate Trimble Sharber
Hilda the Sunbeam was not despised because she climbed the mountainside to fetch milk and butter for the family.Erling the Bold|R.M. Ballantyne
Hilda, in her anxiety, ran around, past the corner where the low roof was fringed with its loosened thatch.Hans Brinker|Mary Mapes Dodge
Hilda, do remember what your mother said, and try to live up to your position.The Title|Arnold Bennett
"The air is better than the mud," returned Hilda, holding up a boot, which had gathered part of the roadway to itself.Young Hilda at the Wars|Arthur Gleason
Word Origin and History for hilda
fem. proper name, German, literally "battle-maid," from fem. of Old High German hild "war, battle," from Proto-Germanic *hildiz "battle," from PIE *keldh-, from root *kel- "to strike, cut."