Fredrick - boys name

Fredrick name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 86%

Fredrick name meaning:

The name Fredrick is of Germanic origin and is derived from the elements "frithu" meaning "peace" and "ric" meaning "ruler" or "king." Therefore, the name Fredrick can be interpreted to mean "peaceful ruler" or "peaceful king." It is a masculine name that has a strong and regal aura.

Individuals with the name Fredrick are often seen as natural leaders who possess authoritative and commanding qualities. They have a calm and composed demeanor, which helps them maintain peace and harmony in their surroundings. They have a strong sense of justice and fairness, and their peaceful nature allows them to resolve conflicts amicably.

People with the name Fredrick tend to have a deep desire for stability and strive to create a peaceful environment in their personal and professional lives. They are known for their responsible and reliable nature and can be trusted to make fair decisions. Overall, the name Fredrick reflects a person who possesses both the qualities of a strong leader and a peaceful mediator.

Origin: German

From the Old German name Frithuric, meaning peaceful ruler.

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Overall UK ranking: 650 out of 4789

56 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1265)

Historical popularity of Fredrick

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