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


Fred is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Fred

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

What is the meaning of the name Fred?

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 #2491 overall.

Fred in the Top 50 Names

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