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What does Friede mean?

Friede Pronunciation of Friede [friede] as a name for girls. The name Friede means "elf, magical being strength". Friede is an alternate form of Elfrida (Latin, Old English).

Associated with: elf, magical, strength.


9 related forms via Elfrida: Elfriede, Freda, Freddi, Freddy, Freeda, Frida, Frieda, Friedah and Fryda.

Creative forms:
(female) Friedi, Friee, ..

(male) Friene, Friery, ..

Middle name pairings:
Friede Reem (F.R.), ..

How popular is Friede?

Friede is an uncommon given name for females but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#42363 out of 150436, Top 28%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Frida (#852 from current records), Frieda, Freeda and Freda are the popular related forms of Friede (outside Top 2000). These forms of Friede were popular as birth names 115 years ago (usage of 0.17%) and have become significantly less conventional since (usage 0.01%, 92%), with forms like Freda becoming somewhat dated. Frida is the most contemporarily stylish girl name among these. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Friede is pronounced similarly to Frayde, Fred and Freyde. Other suggested similar names are Aide, Ariele, Brande, Bride, Dede, Faida, Faithe, Febe, Fee, Feike, Fidele, Fione, Fiore, France, Franie, Frayda, Fraydel, Freada, Fredda, Freddee, Freddey, Freddie, Fredi, Fredia, Fredie, Fredy, Freedah, Freida, Freya, Freyda, Freydel, Fritzi, Fritzie, Frydda, Heide, Hilde, Hinde, Jaide, Mercede, Thilde, Tilde and Trude. These names tend to be more commonly used than Friede.

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