Sentence Examples with the word Hilda

At the synod of Whitby in 664 Hilda sided with Colman and Cedd against Wilfrid.

From Hartlepool Hilda moved to Whitby, where in 657 she founded the famous double monastery which in the time of the first abbess included among its members five future bishops, Bosa, 'Etta, Oftfor, John and Wilfrid II.

Granted to the abbot of Whitby a fair at the feast of St Hilda and the king's firm peace to all coming to the fair.

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By St Hilda at Whitby in Yorkshire, and perhaps also by St Patrick in Ireland (see E.

Now the name Hildiko is the diminutive of Hilda or Hild, which again - in accordance with a custom common enough - may have been used as an abbreviation of Grimhild (cf.

These were dedicated to St Hilda, and with some lands were given by de Brus to the abbey of St Hilda at Whitby in 1130.

As part of Nana's torment, in a bitterly ironic twist, former Eastender's star Hilda Braid has been taken to a nursing home with suspected dementia.

In 648 or 649 Hilda was recalled to Northumbria by Aidan, and lived for a year in a small monastic community north of the Wear.