Given Name HULDA (1)

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: HUWL-da (German)  [details]

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 "sweet, lovable".
VARIANT: Huld (Norse Mythology)
DIMINUTIVES: Ulla (Swedish), Ulla (Norwegian), Ulla (Danish)
SAME SPELLING: Hulda (2)

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Categories

Elder Scrolls characters, love, mythology, virtues, witches
Entry updated July 2, 2017