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Hild

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'''Hild''' was a woman of [[Rohan]], and the sister of king [[Helm Hammerhand]]. Her son [[Fréaláf Hildeson]] took the crown after the death pf Helm and his two sons.
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'''Hild''' was a noble woman of [[Rohan]].
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==History==
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Hild was the daughter of [[Gram|King Gram]], and sister of [[Helm Hammerhand]]. Her son [[Fréaláf Hildeson]] took the crown after the death of Helm and his two sons.<ref>{{App|Eorl}}</ref>
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==Etymology==
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''Hild'' is a poetic word in [[Old English]] for "battle".
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Revision as of 19:35, 11 November 2010

Hild
Rohir
Biographical Information
BirthThird Age
DeathThird Age
Family
ParentageGram
ChildrenFréaláf Hildeson
Physical Description
GenderFemale

Hild was a noble woman of Rohan.

History

Hild was the daughter of King Gram, and sister of Helm Hammerhand. Her son Fréaláf Hildeson took the crown after the death of Helm and his two sons.[1]

Etymology

Hild is a poetic word in Old English for "battle".

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The House of Eorl"