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Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. HUWL-da(German)
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Meaning & History

Derived from Old Norse hulda meaning "hiding, secrecy". This was the name of a sorceress in Norse mythology. As a modern name, it can also derive from archaic Swedish huld meaning "gracious, sweet, lovable".
VariantHuld(Norse Mythology)
DiminutivesUlla(Swedish) Ulla(Norwegian) Ulla(Danish)
Same SpellingHulda (2)

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