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What does Frederica mean?

Frederica Pronunciation of Frederica as a girls' name is pronounced fred-er-EE-kah. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Frederica is "peaceful ruler". Latinate feminine form of Frederick. Fredrikke is the name of a queen of Norway. Opera singer Frederica von Stade.


ASSOCIATED WITH peaceful, opera


VARIANTS Farica, Federica, Fred, Freda, Fredalena, Freddee, Freddey, Freddi, Freddie, Freddy, Fredericka, Frederickina, Frederika, Frederine, Frederique, Fredi, Fredia, Fredie, Fredricia, Fredrika, Fredrikke, Frerika, Friederike, Rica, Ricki, Rickie, Ricky, Rikki, Rikky

SEE ALSO Fritzi, Richelle



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How popular is Frederica?

Frederica is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2398 out of 4276, Top 56%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Frederica reached its apex position of #1018 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not in the list currently. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Frederica name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Frederica outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Popular alternative forms of Frederica are Fred, Freda, Freddie, Fredericka, Fredia, Richelle, Ricki, Rickie, Ricky and Rikki. These forms of Frederica were at the apex of their popularity during 1890-1899 (ADOPTION OF 0.1%), but now, forms such as Freddie have become somewhat outmoded.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Frederica, Fred, Freda, Freddie, Fredericka in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Fredia, Richelle, Ricki, Rickie, Ricky, Rikki in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Aerica, America, Beatrica, Cedrica, Derica, Derrica, Diedericka, Fecelia, Fedelma, Fedila, Fedora, Fedra, Fericka (see Farica), Fideila, Fidelia, Fidelina, Fidelita (see Fidelity), Fredda, Fredella, Fredelle, Freeda, Freida, Fyedora, Gerica, Gerrica, Jerica, Jerrica, Roderica, Sherica, Sherrica, Terica and Verica. These names tend to be less commonly used than Frederica.

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