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Hedwig is a female, in rare cases male, given name and surname . The name comes from Old High German (Haduwig) and is made up of hadu, "the fight, the battle" and wig, "wrestle, the fight, the war". The variants Hadwig , Hedi , Hedy , French Edwige , Scandinavian Hedvig , Flemish Hadewych , Slovak and Czech Hedvika , Polish Jadwiga , Spanish Eduvigis are known in German and English .

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