What does Fredo mean?
Fredo /fre-do/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name. Fredo's name origin is Old English, and the meaning of Fredo is "elf or magical counsel". Fredo is a version of Alfred (Old English). Frady is a popular surname.
How popular is Fredo?
Fredo is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#62775 out of 150436, Top 42%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Avery (#186 last year), Alfredo (#524), Alfred (#799), Freddie, Freddy, Fred, Alf, Al and Alfie are the popular alternative forms of Fredo (not ranked) listed in the Top 1000. These boy names reached the apex of their popularity during 1950-1959 (usage of 0.5349%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.1657%, down 69%), with versions like Freddy, Al, Alf, Fred and Freddie becoming somewhat dated. Avery (#186) and Alfredo (#524) are two of the more trendy birth names here, and there is also a revival in baby name usage for Avery. Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Fredo and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)