Meaning:Strife; Contention; Battle, war
Baby will surely be able to hold their own with this name! Of German origin, Hedwige is feminine and means “strife,” “contention,” “battle,” or “war,” which might help your little one tap into their courageous side. Somewhat vintage sounding, this striking moniker can be traced all the way back to the 9th century, boasting a sophisticated and timeless aura. Hedwige is a variant of the name Hedwig, which was borne by a German saint in the 13th century and made popular by Harry’s pet owl, Hedwig, in the Harry Potter franchise.
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