Given Name HEDY

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: German, Dutch
PRONOUNCED: HE-dee (German), HAY-dee (Dutch)   [details]

Meaning & History

Diminutive of HEDWIG and other Germanic names beginning with the element hadu meaning "battle, combat".

Categories

actresses
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Hadewig (Ancient Germanic), Hedvika (Czech), Hedvig (Danish), Edwige (French), Hedvig (Hungarian), Edvige, Edda (Italian), Jadvyga (Lithuanian), Hedvig, Hedda (Norwegian), Jadwiga, Iga, Jadzia (Polish), Hedviga (Slovak), Hedvika (Slovene), Hedvig, Hedda (Swedish)