Given Name FREDERIK

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Danish, Dutch
PRONOUNCED: FRAY-də-rik (Dutch)   [details]

Meaning & History

Danish and Dutch form of FREDERICK. This was the name of nine kings of Denmark over the past 500 years, alternating each generation with the name Christian.

Categories

Danish royal family, top 10 in Denmark
DIMINUTIVES: Fred, Freek, Frits, Rik (Dutch)
FEMININE FORMS: Frederikke, Rikke (Danish)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Friduric (Ancient Germanic), Bedřich (Czech), Frederick, Fred, Freddie, Freddy, Fredric, Fredrick (English), Priidik, Priit (Estonian), Fredrik, Veeti (Finnish), Frédéric, Fred (French), Fedde (Frisian), Friedrich, Fiete, Fred, Fritz (German), Frigyes (Hungarian), Friðrik (Icelandic), Federico, Federigo, Fredo (Italian), Fricis, Frīdrihs (Latvian), Fredrik (Norwegian), Fryderyk (Polish), Frederico, Fred (Portuguese), Friderik (Slovene), Federico (Spanish), Fredrik (Swedish)
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