Definition of Hilda, St in English:

Hilda, St

proper noun

  • (614–80), English abbess. Related to the Anglo-Saxon kings of Northumbria, she founded a monastery for both men and women at Whitby around 658, and was one of the leaders of the Celtic Church delegation at the Synod of Whitby. Feast day, 17 November.

Pronunciation:

Hilda, St

/ˈhɪldə/