Means "peaceful warrior" from the Germanic elements hun
"warrior, bear cub" and frid
"peace". The Normans
introduced this name to England, where it replaced the Old English cognate Hunfrið
, and it was regularly used through the Middle Ages. A famous bearer was the American actor Humphrey Bogart (1899-1957), who starred in 'The Maltese Falcon' and 'Casablanca'.