Meaning and name origin
Fredo \f-re-do\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Fredo is "elf or magical counsel". Fredo is a variant of Alfred (Old English): a rather common name before the Norman Conquest of Britain, being the name of Alfred the Great (ninth century), King of Wessex.
Fredo is not a popular first name for males but a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#57230 out of 88799, Top 64%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Fredo and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Alfred (#799), Freddy and Freddie. (2014 statistics).