Gender Masculine
Usage Frisian

Meaning & History

Originally a Frisian short form of Fridumar or Friduman (and other names starting with the Old German element fridu "peace" and a second element beginning with m [1]).

Related Names

Feminine FormFemke
Other Languages & CulturesFriedemann(German) Friduman, Fridumar(Germanic)



Sources & References

  1. Nederlandse Voornamenbank, entry Femme, available from
Entry updated December 7, 2022