Given Name WINIFRED

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Welsh, English
PRONOUNCED: WIN-i-frid   [details]

Meaning & History

Anglicized form of GWENFREWI, the spelling altered by association with WINFRED. It became used in England in the 16th century.

Categories

anglicizations, Arthur characters, currently out of the US top 1000, Disney characters, literature, Marvel characters, saints, Scott Pilgrim vs the World characters
VARIANTS: Gwenfrewi, Winnifred (Welsh), Winnifred (English)
DIMINUTIVES: Freda, Freddie, Winnie (English)