Origin of hoyden
Examples from the Web for hoiden
In the more innocent sense of the word she looked like her name, Hoiden.
Meantime the railroad was completed, and Mr. Pearl came to the Judge's early one morning and called for Hoiden.
Talking never mended matters; Jack was at the hoiden age, and had to grow into tidiness and womanhood by-and-by.Esther|Rosa Nouchette Carey
Betsy met him at the door, and, woman-like, told the story of Hoiden's departure almost at the first breath.
Only an hour later Mr. Pearl and Hoiden stood at the new station on Luke's land, waiting for the east-going train.
Word Origin for hoyden
1590s, of unknown origin; perhaps from Dutch heiden "rustic, uncivilized man," from Middle Dutch heiden "heathen" (see heathen). Originally in English "rude, boorish fellow;" sense of "ill-bred, boisterous female" first recorded 1670s.