Frederic - boys name

Frederic name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 74%

Frederic name meaning:

The name Frederic is derived from the Germanic name Friedrich, which is composed of the elements "fridu," meaning "peace," and "ric," meaning "ruler" or "king." Therefore, the name Frederic can be interpreted to mean "peaceful ruler" or "peaceful king." This name carries a sense of leadership and authority while also emphasizing the importance of peacefulness and harmony.

Individuals with the name Frederic may exhibit traits associated with leadership and a desire for peace. They may possess an innate ability to bring people together and foster a sense of unity. With their strong presence and calm demeanor, Frederics have the potential to lead effectively and inspire those around them. They value peace and fairness, using their influence to resolve conflicts and create a harmonious environment. The name Frederic holds a timeless and dignified quality, associating its bearer with attributes of strength, diplomacy, and a commitment to maintaining peace.

Origin: French

Peaceful ruler.

Related names

Frederic , Federico , Fred , Fredda, Freddie , Freddy , Fredek, Frederich, Frederico , Frederika, Fredrika, Freed, Friedrich , Friedrick, Fryderyk , Rickie

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Overall UK ranking: 1250 out of 4789

21 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Frederic

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