What does Freddie mean?
Freddie [fred-die] as a boys' name (also used less regularly as girls' name Freddie) is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of the name Freddie is "elf or magical counsel; peaceful ruler". Freddie is an alternate form of Alfred (Old English). Freddie is also a derivative of Fred. Freddie is also used as a derivative of Frederick (Old French, Old German).
1 feminine form: Freda.Creative forms:
(male) Fesdie, Forddie, ..
(female) Fredne, .. Middle name pairings:
Freddie Talan (F.T.), ..
How popular is Freddie?
Freddie is a very prominent first name for men (#299 out of 1220, Top 24%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#73659 out of 150436, Top 49%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Freddie reached its peak rank of #148 in the U.S. during 1930-1939, and is presently at #1800. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Popular related forms of Freddie (#1800 last year) are Frederick (#517 last year), Alfred (#920), Freddy (#990), Fredrick (#1220), Fred (#1594), Fredrik, Frederic, Fredi and Fredric. These forms of Freddie were popular as birth names in the 1880s (usage of 2.39%) and are now much less common (usage 0.07%, ▼97.1%), with versions such as Frederic going out of style.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Addie, Ardie, Bradie, Bradlie, Braidie, Braydie, Brodie, Buddie, Chaddie, Eddie▼, Fedele, Ferdi, Ferdie, Fergie, Findlie (see Finlay), Frankie▼, Frannie, Free, Freed, Freedom, Frewin, Freyne, Frode, Gridlie, Laddie, Neddie, Paddie, Roddie and Teddie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Freddie.See names in meaning and etymology.