Fredrik - boys name

Fredrik name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 75%

Fredrik name meaning:

The name Fredrik is of Scandinavian origin and is derived from the Germanic name Friedrich, which means "peaceful ruler" or "peaceful leader." It is a combination of the elements "fred," meaning "peace," and "ric," meaning "ruler" or "king." As a variant of the popular name Frederick, Fredrik is commonly used in Scandinavian countries such as Sweden and Norway.

Individuals with the name Fredrik are believed to possess leadership qualities and a peaceful nature. They are often seen as diplomatic and fair-minded individuals who strive for harmony and balance in their personal and professional relationships. Fredriks are known to be strong-willed and confident in their decision-making, often making them natural leaders.

Overall, the name Fredrik carries a positive connotation, reflecting the qualities of a peaceful ruler or leader. It represents someone who is respected and admired for their ability to bring people together and create a harmonious environment.

Origin: Scandinavian

Peaceful ruler.

Related names

Fredrik , Frici

Other boys names beginning with F


Overall UK ranking: 1218 out of 4789

22 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Fredrik

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