Fritzi is a short variant of the name Friederike and a feminine form of Fritz and derived from the Old High German name Friedrich.
What does the name Fritzi mean?
Fritzi means “peaceful ruler” (from Old High German “fridu” = peace/protection + “rihhi” = powerful/rich/mighty/ruler).
Other variants and nicknames
Similar names like Fritzi are Fria, Fricka, Frida, Frieda, Friede, Frigga, Frigge, Frika, Fringa, Frini, Fritza and Frizzi. Popular nicknames are Fry or Frizzy. The male form of Fritzi is Fritz.
Famous people named Fritzi
Fritzi Brunette (1890 - 1943) was an American actress, whose career mostly spanned in the silent film era.
The Austrian-American actress and soprano singer Fritzi Massary (1882 - 1969) had to flee Nazi-Germany in 1933 together with her husband Max Pallenberg (1877 - 1934), who was killed a year later in an airplane crash.