What does Winnifred mean?
Winnifred /win-ni-fred/ as a name for girls. Winnifred means "holy, blessed reconciliation; joy and peace". Winnifred is a version of Winifred (Welsh, Old English): winifred, a martyred Welsh princess.
(female) Wilnifred, Winnifre, ..
(male) Winnifield, Winniwray, ..
How popular is Winnifred?
Winnifred is a very prominent first name for females (#1456 out of 4276, Top 34%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name history of Winnifred for girls. Winnifred reached its peak rank of #496 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not ranked currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Below is a graphed comparison of the history of Winnifred and corresponding names. Winnie (#1417 a year ago) and Winifred (#1995) are the popular related forms of Winnifred. Other forms, like Winfreda, are uncommon. These forms of Winnifred were at the apex of their popularity in the 1890s (usage of 0.2%) and have become much less conventional since, with forms like Winnifred falling out of fashion.