Name Fred Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Fred

2262

Fred is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Fred?

Fred is a short form of several names, e.g. Alfred, Frederick or Manfred.

What does the name Fred mean?

Fred means “elf counselor” (from Alfred), “peaceful ruler” (from Frederick) or “man of peace” (from Manfred).

Pronunciation of Fred

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Popularity of the name Fred

The name Fred is ranked #2262 overall.

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