Meaning and name origin
Elfrieda \e-lfrie-da, el(f)-rieda\ as a girl's name is of Old German, Old English and Latin origin, and the meaning of Elfrieda is "elf or magical counsel; elf, magical being strength". Elfrieda is a variant of Alfreda (Old German, Old English): feminine of Alfred. Also a variant of Elfrida (Latin, Old English): 19th-century revival of the female personal name Ælfpryd.
Elfrieda▼ has 22 variant forms: Alfredah, Alfredda, Alfredia, Alfreeda, Alfrida, Alfrieda, Alfryda, Allfredah, Elfreda, Elfredah, Elfredda, Elfreeda, Elfryda, Elfrydah, Ellfreda, Ellfredah, Ellfredda, Ellfreeda, Ellfrida, Ellfrieda, Ellfryda, Ellfrydah.
Elfrieda is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3222 out of 4276, Top 75%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Elfrieda for girls. Elfrieda reached its highest rank of #716 in the U.S. in 1890-1899. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Elfrieda and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Elfrieda and Alfreda. (2014 statistics).