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Gender: F Meaning of Hildegarde: "comrade in arms" Origin of Hildegarde: German

Unfortunate name that evokes a caricature of heavy, plodding, Teutonic stodginess.

Famous People Named Hildegarde

Hildegarde of Bingen, medieval German mystic
Hildegarde Flanner, American poet and activist

Pop Culture References for the Name Hildegarde

Hildegarde, character in "The South Wind of Love" by Compton Mackenzie
Hildegarde, female alter ego on "Bosom Buddies"
Princess Hildegarde, character on "Sofia the First"
Hildegarde "Hildy" Johnson, Rosalind Russell's character in "His Girl Friday"

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