Gender Feminine
Usage Polish
Pronounced Pron. yad-VYEE-ga

Meaning & History

Polish form of Hedwig. This was the name of a 14th-century ruling queen of Poland who has recently been canonized as a saint.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesHadewig(Ancient Germanic) Hedvika(Czech) Hedvig(Danish) Hadewych, Hedy(Dutch) Hedvig, Helvi, Heta(Finnish) Edwige(French) Hedwig, Hedy(German) Hedvig, Hédi(Hungarian) Edvige, Edda(Italian) Jadvyga(Lithuanian) Hedvig, Hedda(Norwegian) Hedviga(Slovak) Hedvika(Slovene) Hedvig, Hedda(Swedish)


People think this name is

classic   formal   upper class   natural   wholesome   strong   complex   nerdy  

Name Days

Poland: October 15


Entry updated July 2, 2017