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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 2015 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,  89:Hedwig Germany 2005,  89:Hédi Hungary 2014,  90:Hedvig Sweden 2015
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

NorwayGraph2015 183,  2014 1152013 137,  2012 137,  2011 197,  2010 159,  2009 193,  2008 147
SwedenGraph2015 90,  2012 902011 99,  2010 99