Daughter of King Gram of Rohan, mother of King Frealaf. Hild was the sister of King Helm Hammerhand. When Helm Hammerhand and his descendants died during the Long Winter and Dunlending invasion of year 2758 of the Third Age, Hild's son Frealaf drove out the invasion and claimed the throne of Rohan.
Names & Meanings
In Old English, the word Hild means "war."
The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A: "The House of Eorl," page 348
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