Freddy - boys name

Freddy name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 94%

Freddy name meaning:

The name Freddy is a diminutive form of the name Frederick, which has Germanic origins. The name Frederick is derived from the elements "fridu" meaning "peace" and "ric" meaning "ruler" or "king". Therefore, the name Freddy can be interpreted to mean "peaceful ruler" or "peaceful king".

People with the name Freddy are believed to possess qualities such as leadership, assertiveness, and a calm nature. They may display a strong desire for peace and harmony in their personal relationships and strive to maintain a balanced and tranquil environment. Freddy's character is often associated with being diplomatic, fair, and just, making them natural mediators and problem solvers. They tend to have a natural knack for guiding and uniting others, fostering a peaceful and cooperative atmosphere.

Overall, the name Freddy implies a harmonious and influential personality, combining qualities of leadership and tranquility. It suggests someone who aspires to bring peace and stability to their surroundings, making them a valuable presence in both personal and professional settings.

Origin: German

Form of Frederick. Peace.


Unisex names

Related names

Frederick , Federico , Fred , Freddy , Fredek, Frederich, Frederico , Freed, Friedrich , Friedrick, Fryderyk

Other boys names beginning with F


Overall UK ranking: 293 out of 4789

161 recorded births last year

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  • Scotland (372)

Historical popularity of Freddy

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