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What does Elfryda mean?

Elfryda Pronunciation of Elfryda [el-fry-da] as a name for girls. The name Elfryda means "elf or magical counsel; elf, magical being strength". Elfryda is an alternate form of Alfreda (Old German, Old English): feminine of Alfred. Elfryda is also a variation of Elfrida (Latin, Old English).

Associated with: elf, magical, strength.


Elfryda has 22 variants: Alfredah, Alfredda, Alfredia, Alfreeda, Alfrida, Alfrieda, Alfryda, Allfredah, Elfreda, Elfredah, Elfredda, Elfreeda, Elfrieda, Elfrydah, Ellfreda, Ellfredah, Ellfredda, Ellfreeda, Ellfrida, Ellfrieda, Ellfryda and Ellfrydah.

6 more related forms via Alfreda, Elfrida: Allfreda, Allfryda, Elfre, Elfrea, Elfriede and Fryda.

Creative forms:
(female) Elfryan, Elfryne, ..

(male) Elfryan, Elfryel, ..

Middle name pairings:
Elfryda Daleyza (E.D.), ..

How popular is Elfryda?

Elfryda is an unusual first name for women. Elfryda is also an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Elfrieda, Elfreda, Alfrieda, Alfredia and Alfreda are the prominent varying forms of Elfryda (not ranked). Other variants, like Elfriede, are seldom used. These relations of Elfryda reached the apex of their popularity a century ago (adoption of 0.02%). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alfreda, Alfredia, Alfrieda, Elfreda, Elfrieda in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Elfryda and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Elfryda is alike in pronunciation to Wilfreda. Other recommended names are Albreda, Allyda, Alyda, Efrata, Elayna, Elda, Eldorada (see Eldora), Elida, Elinda, Ellyza, Elmerya (see Elmira), Elmyra, Elora, Elpida, Elrica, Elvyra, Elysa, Elyza, Erda, Eryca, Eryka, Florida, Halfrida and Sigfryda. These names tend to be more frequently used than Elfryda.

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