Hildred - Meaning of Hildred

What does Hildred mean?

[ 2 syll. hil-dred, hi-ldr-ed ] The baby girl name Hildred is pronounced as HHIHLDRehD †. Hildred is primarily used in English. Its language of origin is Germanic and Old English. From Old English roots, its meaning is war counselor.

In addition, Hildred is a form of the English and German name Hildegard.

See also the related categories, english, counselor, and war (battle).

Hildred is a rare baby girl name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1903, 0.011% of baby girls were named Hildred. It was #600 in rank then. The baby name has steeply dropped in popularity since then, and is now of irregular use. Out of all girl names in its family, Hildred was nevertheless the most frequently used in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Hildred include Hildreth, Hiltraud, Hiltrud, and Hildireth.

† Pronunciation for Hildred: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)"

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