Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. MAN-freht(German, Polish)

Meaning & History

Derived from the Germanic elements magan "strength" and frid "peace". This is the name of the main character in Lord Byron's drama Manfred (1817). This name was also borne by Manfred von Richthofen (1892-1918), the German pilot in World War I who was known as the Red Baron.

Related Names

DiminutivesFred(German) Meine, Meint(Dutch)
Other Languages & CulturesMeginfrid, Meino(Ancient Germanic) Meine, Minke(Frisian) Manfredi, Manfredo(Italian)
User SubmissionsManfréd, Manfrèd


People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

France: January 28
Poland: October 4
Sweden: October 12


Entry updated February 4, 2020