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pinWhat does Hildy mean?

Hildy /hil-dy/ as a girls' name is of Old German origin, and Hildy means "ready for battle; battle garden". Hildy is a version of Brunhilda (Old German). Hildy is also a form of Hilda (Old German): from hild. Hildy is also used as a form of Hildegard (Old German).


Hildy has 3 variants: Hildi, Hildie and Hylda.

Hildy has 24 more relations via Brunhilda, Hilda, Hildegard: Brinhild, Brinhilda, Brinhilde, Brunhild, Brunhilde, Brunilda, Brunnhilda, Brunnhilde, Brynhild, Brynhilda, Brynhilde, Brynnhild, Brynnhilda, Brynnhilde, Elda, Hellee, Hildagard, Hildagarde, Hilde, Hildegaard, Hildegart, Hildegunn, Hille and Nilda.

Kreatif forms: Hildia, Hildyhe, Hilhe. [more]

pinHow popular is Hildy?

Hildy is a rare given name for women. Hildy is an equally unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Hildy and associated names. Popular related forms of Hildy (not ranked) are Nilda, Hildegard, Hilda, Elda and Brunilda. These relations of Hildy were at the height of their popularity during 1900-1909 (average #627) and have become less common since. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Brunilda, Elda, Hilda, Hildegard, Nilda in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Hilda outside U.S.

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Hildy is pronounced similarly to Holda and Hulda. Other suggested similar baby names are Hilly, Holde and Tildy. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hildy.