What does Hildie mean?
Hildie /hil-die/ as a girls' name is of Old German derivation, and Hildie means "ready for battle". Hildie is an alternate spelling of Brunhilda (Old German). Hildie is also a derivative of Hilda (Old German): from hild.
How popular is Hildie?
Hildie is a rare first name for women. Hildie is also a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Prominent varying forms of Hildie (not ranked) listed in the Top 1000 are Nilda and Hilda. Other forms, like Hylda, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Hildie reached its highest during the years 1940-1949 (adoption of 0.71%) and is now much lower, with versions like Nilda becoming somewhat outmoded. Below is a graphed comparison of the history of the girl name Hildie and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Thinking of names?
Hildie is alike in pronunciation to Holda, Hulda▼, Huldah▼ and Huldie. Other recommended similar baby names are Ailie, Aillie, Biddie, Billie▼, Birdie▼, Cindie, Gillie, Goldie▼, Hailie▼, Haillie, Halie▼, Hallie▼, Heddie, Heladia, Helodia, Helodie, Hilaire, Hilarie, Hildred▼, Hille, Hillie, Hinde, Hittie, Holde, Hollie▼, Jillie, Lidie, Lilie, Lillie▼, Lindie, Millie▲, Milzie, Mindie, Silkie, Silvie, Sindie, Tilde, Tildie, Tillie▼ and Willie▼. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hildie.