- one of a race of sirens, living in the woods, seductive but dangerous.
Origin of huldre
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Examples from the Web for hulder
This may give you a faint idea of the Hulder—the spirit of the North.
I answer, they were the means to an end, and this end was to reproduce the Hulder.
It was evidently because he was yet far from being good enough that both Hulder and Nixy eluded him.Boyhood in Norway
Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen
You will ask me to give you an idea of what the Hulder is, not only as a popular fancy, but as a poetic symbol.
The Hulder is the spirit of the forest, and is represented as a virgin of wonderful beauty.