hilding

hilding
I. \\ˈhildiŋ\ adjective
Etymology: perhaps from present participle of hild, hyld, obsolete variant of hield
archaic : lacking moral principles, convictions, or courage : base
II. noun (-s)
archaic : a hilding person

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  • hilding — [hil′diŋ] n. [prob. < ME heldinge, bending aside < helden (OE hieldan), to incline, bow] Archaic a low, contemptible person adj. Archaic low and contemptible …   English World dictionary

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  • Hilding Ekman — Hilding Viktor Ekman [other sources report his name: Allan Hilding Ekman ] (January 10, 1893 ndash; March 7, 1966) was a Swedish athlete who competed mainly in the Cross Country Team.He competed for a Sweden in the 1920 Summer Olympics held in… …   Wikipedia

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