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42k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Freda

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: German
  • #1073 All Time
Girls
Boys
Similar Names
1k Fredda (German)
< 1k Freddi (German)

How popular is the name "Freda" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
188034340
188134340
188242420
188333330
188461610
188567670
188666660
188780800
188895950
18891121120
18901271270
18911611610
18922292290
18932312310
18942272270
18952502500
18962462460
18972792790
18982732730
18992662660
19003213210
19012552550
19022472470
19032802800
19042562560
19053103100
19062872870
19073063060
19083493490
19093263215
19103453450
19114134130
19125665660
19136136130
19146896890
19159449440
19169489480
19171,0101,0100
19181,0251,0250
19199059005
19209749740
19219709700
19229249240
19238688680
19249159150
19258888880
19268298290
19278198190
19287497490
19296966960
19306106100
19316406400
19326036030
19335885880
19346516510
19356286235
19364944940
19375285280
19385435430
19395385380
19404874870
19414974925
19425095036
19435525520
19444664660
19454384380
19464714710
19475015010
19484694690
19494144140
19504374370
19514614610
19524304300
19535215210
19544794790
19555065060
19565285280
19574944940
19584604600
19594594590
19604494490
19614444440
19623433430
19633173170
19642762760
19652622620
19661931930
19671611610
19681501500
19691371370
19701451450
19711721720
19721681680
19731611610
19741271270
19751321320
19761091090
19771131130
19781111110
197988880
198098980
198191910
198275750
198345450
198454540
198548480
198643430
198724240
198835350
198931310
199029290
199124240
199225250
199325250
199421210
199513130
199616160
199722220
199818180
199914140
200013130
200121210
200218180
200327270
200416160
200518180
200616160
200710100
200817170
2009990
201012120
201112120
201219190
201316160
201411110

Want to know about the populiarty of Freda? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 42,386 babies born with the name Freda in the United States. That's more than enough Fredas to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 34 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Freda" was in 1918 with a total of 1,025 babies. (That's a lot of baby Fredas)

According to the 1939 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Freda" ranks #78 in popularity as a baby girl's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, 53 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 1939. Across the entire United States a total of 538 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Freda" mean? The list below shows the origins of Freda as well as things modernly associated with the name Freda such as celebrities named Freda.

German

Origin and Meaning of Freda

The name "Freda" is of German origin, and it means "Peaceful ruler. Feminine of Frederick". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker is a dancer, singer, actress, and civil rights activist with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1921 to 1975. Josephine was born in 1906 as Freda Josephine McDonald in St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.

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Alternative Meanings

F is for future, always looking ahead.

R is for rational, the way you think.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

D is for dependable, on you I can rely.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

Your name in reverse order is "Aderf". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Derfa". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Freda born Feb 4, 1982

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern India approximately on 1450. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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