Frederick meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Frederick No. of characters: 9 Gender: Boy Origin of Frederick: Old High German
How to pronounce Frederick fre-de-ri-ck What does my name mean? Meaning of Frederick: Peaceful Ruler, Elf, Magical Counsel

Origin and Meaning

The name Frederick is a compound name of the Germanic elements 'frid' meaning 'peace' and 'ric' meaning 'power' or 'ruler'. It is the English form of the Germanic name 'Friedrich' meaning 'peaceful ruler'. The name was borne by a 12th century Holy Roman Emperor and crusader, Frederick I Barbarossa. It was also borne by the 13th century emperor and patron of arts, Frederick II. One of the notable bearers of the name was the 18th century Frederick II of Prussia, Frederick the Great. Completing the meaning associated with the name, it was borne by many famous rulers of the Roman Empire, Germany, Austria, Scandinavia, and Prussia.

Frederick was ranked 476 in 2015 list of US boys name and dropped by 4.39% from its previous ranking of 456 in 2014. Frederick was ranked 857 in 1993 US female names list and elevated by 0.46% from its previous ranking of 861 in 1992.

Full form of Frederick : Fearless Reasonable Educated Decent Extravagant Restless Impulsive Charming Kind-Hearted

Frederick is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 81 in 2014. Around 10560 people wear Frederick as their first name. Frederick is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Frederick is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1880 and ranked 476 (0.014008% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 260809 people wear Frederick as their first name. Frederick is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare name since 1908 and ranked 476 (0.014008% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 260809 people have Frederick as their first name. Frederick is not a native United States and Frederick may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.072957% of people in US have this given name.

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Expression number of Frederick is 7.

Frederick likes to research and reason to know the answers of hidden questions as Frederick are gifted with an analytical mind. Frederick are always on the quest for knowledge and wisdom and loves being alone.

Names that rhyme with Frédérick Famous people named Frédérick
Frédérick Raynal, French video game programmer.
Frédérick Bousquet Frédéric Bousquet is a French swimmer who specializes in speed trials of free and butterfly styles.
Actor Frédérick De Grandpré, known for TV series Le n�gociateur
Names like Frédérick Frédérick Namesakes Related Names: Fraak, Fraces, Fracine, Fracisco, Fradel, Frady, Fraeta, Frager, Fraida, Fraidel, Fraidy, Fraine, Frak, Fram, Frameca, Framela, Frampton, Fran, François, François-Henri Posts having Frederick: Comments :Frederick is a male first name. It is the English equivalent of Friedrich or Friederich but it is used in this or linguistically slightly adapted form in non-English speaking regions. The name Frederick is composed of the Old High German words Fridu , peace 'and rihhi , powerful prince' together. The name therefore means peaceful ruler 'or' Prince of Peace '. Linguistic variants of the name are Swedish: Fredrik, Norwegian: Fredrik, Finnish: Fredrik, Danish: Frederik, Icelandic: Friðrik, Dutch: Frederik, Polish: Fryderyk, Slovenian: Friderik, French: Frédéric. - Drucilla Herr Popularity of Frederick

Updated on: June 24th, 2019
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Other variants of Frederick :Friduric Bedřich Frederik Fred Freek Frits Rik Fredrik Veeti Frédéric Fedde Friedrich Fiete Fritz Frigyes Friðrik Federico Federigo Fredo Fricis Frīdrihs Fryderyk Frederico Friderik  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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