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What does Hedwiga mean?

Hedwiga Pronunciation of Hedwiga as a girls' name is an Old German name, and Hedwiga means "contention and strife". Hedwiga is a version of Hedda (Old German): anglicized variant of Hedwig.


ASSOCIATED WITH strife (battle)


OTHER FORMS VIA HEDDA, HEDWIG Edwige, Hadvig, Hadwig, Heda, Heddi, Heddie, Hedi, Hedvig, Hedviga, Hedvige, Hedwige



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How popular is Hedwiga?

Hedwiga is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Hedwiga is an unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Prominent alternative forms of Hedwiga (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) listed in the Top 2000 are Hedda, Hedvig and Hedwig. These forms of Hedwiga were popular as birth names a century ago, but now, the form Hedwig has fallen out of fashion. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hedvig, Hedwig in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Hedda, Hedvig outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Hadia, Hadiya, Hadria, Hebiba, Hedia, Hediah, Hedlea (see Hadley), Hedleigh (see Hadley), Hedlie, Hedwenn, Hedya, Hedyla (see Hedy), Hefzia, Hefziba, Heida, Helaina, Helga, Helia, Helima, Helisa, Hellia, Helmina, Heloisa, Hendrika, Henia, Henrika, Hepzia (see Hephzibah), Hermia, Hermila, Hermina, Heroica, Hersila (see Ersilia), Hestia, Jadwiga and Ludwiga. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hedwiga.

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