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Ogive

Heartoh - zheeve
French variation of Hedwig
"combat"

Ogive Origin and Meaning

The name Ogive is girl's name meaning "combat".
Ogive is a rare variation of the German name Hedwig which means combat or war. Ogive of Luxembourg was a notable bearer of this name; in geometry, an ogive is a pointed arch (similar to the top of a rocket). It is said that Ogive of Luxembourg's bust was the inspiration behind the shape name.

Famous People Named Ogive

  • Ogive of LuxembourgCountess of Flanders
  • Ogive aka Eadgifu of WessexQueen consort of Charles III of France