What does Frido mean?
Frido /fri-do/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys is of Old French and Old German derivation, and Frido means "peaceful ruler". Frido is an alternate spelling of Frederick (Old French, Old German): from fred. Compare surname Fridy.
Frido has 37 more related forms via Frederick: Eric▲, Erich▼, Erick▲, Erico, Erik▲, Eryk, Federico▼, Federigo, Fred▼, Fredd, Fredek, Frederic▼, Frederich, Frederico, Frederik, Fredric▼, Fredrick▼, Fredrik, Fredro, Fridrich, Fridrick, Friedel, Friedrich, Friedrick, Fritz▼, Fritzchen, Fritzi, Fritzl, Fryderky, Ric, Rich▼, Rick▼, Ricky▲, Rik, Rike, Rikke and Rikki.Kreatif forms: Faido, Frodo. [more]
How popular is Frido?
Frido is an unusual given name for males. Frido is an equivalently unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the boy name Frido and corresponding names. Prominent varying forms of Frido (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000 are Eric (#123 a year ago), Erich, Erick (#257), Erik (#328), Federico, Fred, Freddie, Freddy, Frederic, Frederick (#497), Fredric, Fredrick, Fredrik, Friedrich, Fritz, Rich, Rick and Ricky (#519). These boy names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.5325%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.182%, down 65.8%), with forms like Freddy, Fredrick, Fritz, Rich and Rick becoming somewhat outmoded. Eric (#123), Erick (#257), Erik (#328) and Ricky (#519) are four of the more chic birth names in this compilation. (2014 Birth Statistics)