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GenderFeminine
PronouncedPron.GER-hilt German
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Meaning & History

Derived from the Germanic elements ger "spear" and hild "battle".

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 580

Categories

weapons
Entry updated December 3, 2014   Contribute