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Hildebrand

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[ hil-duh-brand ]
/ ˈhɪl dəˌbrænd /
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noun

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Hil·de·bran·di·an, adjective, nounHil·de·brand·ine [hil-duh-bran-din, -dahyn], /ˈhɪl dəˌbræn dɪn, -daɪn/, adjective

Definition for Hildebrand (2 of 2)

Hildebrand2
[ hil-duh-brand ]
/ ˈhɪl dəˌbrænd /

noun German Mythology.

a hero in the Nibelungenlied.

Origin of Hildebrand

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<Old Norse Hildibrandr, equivalent to hildr battle + brandr sword
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British Dictionary definitions for Hildebrand

Hildebrand
/ (ˈhɪldəˌbrænd) /

noun

the monastic name of Gregory VII
Hildebrandian, adjective, nounHildebrandine, adjective
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