What does Frederic mean?
(female) Middle name pairings:
Frederic Cain (F.C.), ..
How popular is Frederic?
Frederic is a somewhat popular first name for men (#720 out of 1220, Top 59%) and an even more popular last name for both adults and children (#24180 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Frederic reached its apex rank of #382 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Eric (#137 the previous year), Federico, Freddie (#1800), Frederich, Frederick (#517), Fredi, Fredric, Fredrick (#1220) and Fredrik are the popular variation forms of Frederic ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Fryderky, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Frederic reached its most widespread during 1970-1979 (average #951) and is now significantly diminished (#1567, 86.6% less usage), with versions such as Fredrick becoming less in vogue.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Adelric, Aeric, Alberic, Aldric, Alleric, Andric, Arric, Audric, Aymeric, Balderic, Baldric, Bardric, Baudric, Beric, Broderic (see Broderick), Broderick, Brodric (see Broderick), Caddaric, Cedric▼, Chadric, Dedric, Deric, Diederick, Dieric (see Dirk), Ederic, Edric, Erric, Fedele, Fedelio, Fedor, Felic, Fenris, Ferenc, Feri, Ferrin, Ferris, Fidelio, Fidelis, Fidelix, Fielder, Fraener, Fraenir, Fraser, Frazer, Fred▼, Fredd, Freddy, Fredo, Free, Freed, Freedom, Freeman▼, Freemon, Freen, Frewen, Frewin, Friedel, Friedelm (see Friedhelm), Frode, Fryer, Godric, Jeric, Jerric, Kedric, Kendric, Padric, Rhodric, Roddric (see Roderick), Roderic, Rodric, Sedric, Tedric, Thedric, Theodoric and Theodric. These names tend to be less frequently used than Frederic.See names in meaning and etymology.