French from German Hedwig

Edwige Origin and Meaning

The name Edwige is a girl's name of French origin meaning "war".

Haitian writer Edwidge Danticat highlighted this sophisticated, chignon-wearing choice for literate parents.

Famous People Named Edwige

  • Edwige FeuillereFrench film star
  • Edwige FenechFrench,born Italian actress

Edwige in Pop Culture

  • MarieEdwige, character in Le petit Nicolas by Rene Goscinny
  • The pronunciation is actually "EDVEEZH"