Given Name HADEWIG

GENDER: Feminine

Meaning & History

Old Germanic form of HEDWIG.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Hedvika (Czech), Hedvig (Danish), Hadewych, Hedy (Dutch), Edwige (French), Hedwig, Hedy (German), Edvige, Edda (Italian), Jadvyga (Lithuanian), Hedvig, Hedda (Norwegian), Jadwiga, Iga, Jadzia (Polish), Hedviga (Slovak), Hedvika (Slovene), Hedvig, Hedda (Swedish)
USER SUBMISSION: Hadewig

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 798