US Popularity:7463
Meaning:Battle, combat, war
Your little warrior deserves a stand-out name, and Hedwig is just that! This original feminine name has Old German origins, and means “battle,” “combat,” or “war.” Perfect for your little fighter, this name will help baby face every obstacle head-on. This timeless name has been around since the 9th century and found a resurgence in the 21st century due to the H_arry Potter_ book and film series. In the franchise, Hedwig is the name of Harry’s trusted and beloved snowy owl. Hed, Heddy, and Wig are just a few strong and sweet nickname options for your little owl to wear with pride.

Hedwig Name Popularity Data

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in 1968
- 238
from 1964
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