Edda Name Meaning and Origin

Edda is a Girl name. The name is originated from ‘Germanic’ origin. The baby name Edda means “Fighting A Battle”.


Edda Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Germanic”



Edda is a Girl name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “EH + da”


Edda Name Meaning:

Edda is a diminutive of Hedwig. Hedwig originates in Germanic languages and means “fighting a battle”. Hedwig was also the name of Harry Potter’s owl. It was the name of several saints throughout history and it was also popular among royalty.



It is a Christian baby name.





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Famous people with this name:

Edda Mussolini Ciano, daughter of dictator Benito Mussolini;

Edda de los Rios, Paraguayan actress;

Edda Karin Hjartardottir Magnason, Swedish singer-songwriter;

Edda Moser, German coloratura soprano;

Edda van Heemstra, name used by actress Audrey Hepburn during WWII




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