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What does the name "Hilda" mean?

Hilda (English): Battle

The name "Hilda" is of English origin and it means "Battle". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 13 other names that are similar to this one.

H is for hero, as you appear to many.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

L is for luster, your shine.

D is for dandy, a description of you!

A is for activities, for you have many.

Your name in reverse order is "Adlih". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Dalhi". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Hilda" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Hilda? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 80,658 babies born with the name Hilda in the United States. That's more than enough Hildas to occupy the country of Andorra with an estimated population of 78,115 (as of July 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 60 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Hilda" was in 1921 with a total of 2,128 babies. (That's a lot of baby Hildas)

According to the 1913 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Hilda" ranks #81 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, 139 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1913. Across the entire United States a total of 1,280 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Hilda popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Hilda in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Hilda

Hilda Lamas

Hilda was born in 1983.


Here's something for you to ponder on...

Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.