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Name Hedvig

Origin:From Old High German words for fight, battle and fight, battle, warTools:

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About the name Hedvig in particular

Languages of use:Scandinavian
Short forms:Hedda
US 2018 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Hedwig, Edvige, Edvin, Hedi, Hedi, Hédi, Hedvika, Hedwige, Helvi, Herwig     Details
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About Hedwig, the group of names with the same origin as Hedvig

Language of origin:Old High German
Words:hadu = the fight, the battle  Old High German
 wig = the fight, the battle, the war  Old High German
Topics:Two-element name
Variants' top ranks:15:Hedda Norway 2001,  17:Jadwiga Poland 2012,  75:Hédi Hungary 2018,  89:Hedwig Germany 2005,  89:Hedvig Sweden 2017
Old/original forms:Haduwig Old High German
Name variants:Edvige, Edwige, Heda, Hedda, Hede, Hedi, Hédi, Hedvig, Hedvika, Hedwig, Hedwige, Hedy, Helvi, Hetty, Jadwiga   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Hedvig

NorwayGraph2018 952017 109,  2016 129,  2015 183,  2014 115,  2013 137,  2012 137,  2011 197,  2010 159,  2009 193,  2008 147
SwedenGraph2018 90,  2017 892015 90,  2012 90,  2011 99,  2010 99