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Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. FREE-dah(Swedish)
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Meaning & History

Germanic name, originally a short form of other feminine names containing the Germanic element frid meaning "peace". This is also the Scandinavian equivalent, from the Old Norse cognate Fríða. A famous bearer was Mexican painter Frida Kahlo (1907-1954).

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesFríða(Ancient Scandinavian) Frieda, Freida(English) Frieda(German) Fríða(Icelandic)

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Name Days

Hungary: May 6
Latvia: June 8
Sweden: February 18

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Sources & References

  1. Förstemann, Ernst. Altdeutsches Namenbuch. Bonn, 1900, page 528.
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