Given Name FRED

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: FRED (English, French, Portuguese), FRET (Dutch, German)   [details]

Meaning & History

Short form of FREDERICK or other names containing the same element. A famous bearer was the American actor and dancer Fred Astaire (1899-1987).

Categories

actors, Archie Comics characters, athletes, diminutives, directors, Discworld characters, Disney characters, Harry Potter characters, peace, Quantico characters, short forms, song titles, television, The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy characters, virtues
VARIANTS: Freddie, Freddy (English), Freek, Frits, Rik (Dutch), Fiete, Fritz (German)
FEMININE FORMS: Frederica (English), Friederike, Alfreda (German), Frédérique (French), Frederica (Portuguese)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Friduric, Meginfrid, Meino (Ancient Germanic), Ælfræd (Anglo-Saxon), Bedřich (Czech), Alfred, Frederik (Danish), Priidik, Priit (Estonian), Fredrik, Veeti (Finnish), Fedde, Meine, Minke (Frisian), Alfréd, Frigyes (Hungarian), Friðrik (Icelandic), Alfredo, Federico, Federigo, Manfredo, Fredo (Italian), Fricis, Frīdrihs (Latvian), Alfredas (Lithuanian), Alfred, Fredrik (Norwegian), Alfred, Fryderyk, Manfred (Polish), Alfréd (Slovak), Friderik (Slovene), Alfredo, Federico (Spanish), Alfred, Fredrik (Swedish)
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