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Willfried

What does Willfried mean?

Willfried Pronunciation of Willfried [will-fried] as a name for boys is an Old English name, and the meaning of the name Willfried is "desiring peace". Willfried is an alternate form of Wilfred (Old English).

Associated with: old english, peace.

Variations

Willfried has 6 variants: Wilfrid, Wilfried, Wilfryd, Willfred, Willfrid and Willfryd.

2 more relations via Wilfred: Wilfredo and Willfredo.

Creative forms:
(male)

(female)

Middle name pairings:
Willfried Xzavier (W.X.), ..

How popular is Willfried?

Willfried is an uncommon given name for males. Willfried is a rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Wilfred, Wilfredo and Wilfrid are the prominent alternative forms of Willfried (outside Top 2000). Adoption of these forms of Willfried was at its peak 105 years ago (usage of 0.1%), but now, forms like Wilfred have become less stylish. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Wilfred, Wilfredo, Wilfrid in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Willfried and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Willfried is alike in pronunciation to Ailfred, Ailfrid, Walfred and Walfried. Other suggested similar names are Ahlfred (see Alfred), Ailured (see Alured), Alfred, Alldred, Elfred, Elldred (see Aldred), Godfried, Gottfried, Humfried, Manfried, Ottfried, Siegfried, Sigfred, Sigfried, Sygfried (see Siegfried), Wallie, Wellford, Wilford, Wilkie, Willard, Willem, Willerd, Willes, Willet, Willey, Willi, William, Willie, Willis, Williss, Willkes, Willkie, Willkins (see Wilkinson), Willmer, Wilmore, Winfield and Winnfield. These names tend to be more frequently used than Willfried.

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