Hild Family History
Hild Name Meaning
German and Dutch: from a short form of Hildebrand or other compound names with the same initial element, hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’. English: from the medieval female personal name Hilda (Old English Hild), representing a short form of compound names with the first element hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’. Compare Hilliard, for example.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press