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Hilding Name Meaning

Swedish: from the personal name Hilding, which was popularized in the 19th century thanks to the poem Fritjofs saga by Esaias Tegnér, who took it from Old Icelandic Hildingr (from hildingr ‘chieftain’). Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Hild.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Wilding, Harding, Golding, Billing, Willing, Helling, Bolding

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Hilding Family Origin

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Hilding Family Occupations

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  • Miner

    50%
  • Tailor

    50%

In 1880, Miner and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hilding. The most common Hilding occupation in the USA was Miner. 50% of Hilding's were Miners.

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Hilding Historical Records

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Hilding Life Expectancy

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