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.
Associated with: battle.
(female) Haldie, Hilledd, ..
(male) Hilbib, Hildio, ..
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 2000 are Nilda and Hilda. Other forms, like Hylda, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Hildie reached its highest during the years 1900-1909 (adoption of 0.2%), but now, the version Hilda has become somewhat outmoded. Below is a graphed comparison of the history of the girl name Hildie and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Hildie is alike in pronunciation to Holda, Hulda▼, Huldah and Huldie. Other recommended 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 (see Holda), 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.