Home > Frida

Frida

What does Frida mean?

Frida Pronunciation of Frida [fri-da] as a name for girls is of Old German and German origin, and the name Frida means "elf, magical being strength; peaceful; lady". Frida is a version of Elfrida (Latin, Old English). Frida is also a derivative of Freda (Old German). Frida is also used as a derivative of Frieda (German).

Associated with: elf, magical, strength, peaceful, lady (noble).

Variations

Frida has 10 variants: Freada, Fredda, Freddi, Freddie, Freddy, Freeda, Freida, Friedah, Fryda and Frydda.

2 more alternative forms via Elfrida, Freda, Frieda: Alfrida and Friede.

Creative forms:
(female) Fridia, Frifa, ..

(male) Fridi, Friham, ..

Middle name pairings:
Frida Addilynn (F.A.), ..

How popular is Frida?

Frida is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3436 out of 4276, Top 80%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Frida entered the list in 1995 and reached its peak position of #650 in the U.S. in the year 2003, and is presently at #852. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Frida name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Frida outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Freda, Fredda, Freddie, Freeda, Freida and Frieda are the prominent alternative forms of Frida (#852 last year). Usage of these forms of Frida was well-received among parents a century ago (median #912) and has become much lower since. Frida is the firm favorite, while forms like Freda are now less popular.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Frida, Freda, Fredda, Freddie, Freeda in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Freida, Frieda in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Frida outside U.S.

Similar Names

Frida is pronounced similarly to Frayda, Fredi, Fredia, Fredie, Fredy, Freedah, Freyda and Frydah. Other suggested similar names are Abida, Aida, Alida, Arda, Armida, Breda, Brinda, Dreda, Elida, Erda, Faida, Faina, Farica, Farina, Fayda, Fila, Fima, Fina, Florida, Fraya, Fred, Freya, Fruma, Guida, Heida, Irida, Jaida, Karida, Leida, Lida, Loida, Maida, Naida, Nerida, Olida, Onida, Orinda, Ouida, Reida, Rida, Saida, Thida, Truda, Veida, Vida and Zaida. These names tend to be less frequently used than Frida.

See names
in meaning and etymology.

[Top]