Name Element WIG

TypeElement

Meaning & History

Germanic element meaning "war, battle".
Other Languages & Culturesvíg Ancient Scandinavian
Given Name DescendantsChlodovech, Clodovicus, Hadewig, Hailwic, Harduwich, Hartwig, Hludowig, Ludovicus, Wigand, Wigberht, Wigbrand, Wigburg, Wigmar Ancient Germanic Vígi Ancient Scandinavian Ælfwig, Eadwig, Wigberht, Wigheard, Wigmund, Wigstan Anglo-Saxon Guiomar Arthurian Romance Koldobika Basque Loïc Breton Lluís, Lluïsa Catalan Alojz, Alojzija, Alojzije Croatian Alois, Hedvika, Ludvík Czech Hedvig, Louise, Lovise, Ludvig, Viggo Danish Hadewych, Lodewijk, Louis, Louisa, Louise Dutch Aloysius, Lewis, Louis, Louisa, Louise, Wyatt, Wystan English Ludoviko Esperanto Loviise Estonian Loviisa, Hillevi Finnish Edwige, Loïc, Louis, Louise, Ludovic French Lois Galician Alois, Hartwig, Hedwig, Louisa, Louise, Ludwig, Luise, Aloisia, Heilwig, Wiegand German Louiza Greek Alajos, Hedvig, Lajos, Lujza Hungarian Lúðvík Icelandic Alaois Irish Aloisio, Alvise, Edvige, Lodovico, Ludovica, Ludovico, Luigi, Luigia, Luisa Italian Ludis, Ludvigs Latvian Jadvyga, Liudvika, Liudvikas, Vygantas Lithuanian Ruiha Maori Wybert, Wymond, Wyot Medieval English Aloys, Aloysius Medieval Occitan Hedvig, Lovise, Ludvig, Viggo Norwegian Loís Occitan Alojzy, Jadwiga, Ludwik, Ludwika, Luiza Polish Aloísio, Guiomar, Luís, Luísa Portuguese Luiz, Luiza Portuguese (Brazilian) Luiza Romanian Alojz, Alojzia, Hedviga, Lujza Slovak Alojz, Alojzij, Alojzija, Hedvika, Ludvik Slovene Guiomar, Luis, Luisa, Xiomara Spanish Hedvig, Louise, Lovisa, Ludvig, Viggo, Hillevi Swedish
Surname DescendantsLudvigsen Danish Alvey, Lewis, Wyatt, Wyman English Ludwig, Wehunt, Weigand, Wiegand German Alò, Aloi, Aloia, Aloisi Italian
Entry added December 3, 2014