Definition of "Hardy" :
noun: English novelist and poet (1840-1928)
noun: United States slapstick comedian who played the pompous and overbearing member of the Laurel and Hardy duo who made many films (1892-1957)
adjective: invulnerable to fear or intimidation
adjective: having rugged physical strength; inured to fatigue or hardships
"Hardy explorers of northern Canada."
adjective: able to survive under unfavorable weather conditions
"Strawberries are hardy and easy to grow."