Gender Feminine
Usage Finnish
Pronounced Pron. HEH-tah
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Meaning & History

Finnish vernacular form of Hedvig.

Related Names

VariantsHedvig, Helvi
Other Languages & CulturesHadewig(Ancient Germanic) Hedvika(Czech) Hedvig(Danish) Hadewych, Hedy(Dutch) Edwige(French) Hedwig, Hedy(German) Hedvig, Hédi(Hungarian) Edvige, Edda(Italian) Jadvyga(Lithuanian) Hedvig, Hedda(Norwegian) Jadwiga, Iga, Jadzia, Jaga, Jagienka, Jagna, Jagoda, Jagusia(Polish) Hedviga(Slovak) Hedvika(Slovene) Hedvig, Hedda(Swedish)

Name Days

Finland: October 15

Entry added November 20, 2020