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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #277 most popular

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63k Fredrick (English)
2k Frederica (English)
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What does the name "Frederick" mean?

Frederick (English): Peace Ruler

The name "Frederick" is of English origin and it means "Peace Ruler". It's a name commonly given to boys.

F is for finesse, an enviable trait.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

C is for complete, nothing further needed here.

K is for keepsake, you treasure your memories.

Your name in reverse order is "Kcirederf". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ifkcderre". 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.

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Frederick? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 260,232 babies born with the name Frederick in the United States. That's more than enough Fredericks to occupy the territory of New Caledonia (France) with an estimated population of 259,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 483 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Frederick" was in 1951 with a total of 4,983 babies. (That's a lot of baby Fredericks)

According to the 1942 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Frederick" is not a popular baby boy's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, only 18 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1942. Across the entire United States a total of 3,744 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Frederick popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Frederick in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Frederick

Rick Moranis

Rick Moranis is an actor, comedian, screenwriter, and musician. with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1976 to 1997. Rick was born in 1954 as Frederick Allan Moranis in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.


Fred Astaire

Fred Astaire is an actor, dancer, singer, choreographer, and percussionist with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1904 to 1981. Fred was born in 1899 as Frederick Austerlitz in Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.


Michael Ironside

Michael Ironside is an actor, voice actor, producer, screenwriter, director, editor, and playwright with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1977 to present. Michael was born in 1950 as Frederick Reginald Ironside in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.


Fred Gwynne

Fred Gwynne is an actor with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1951 to 1992. Fred was born in 1926 as Frederick Hubbard Gwynne in New York City, New York, U.S.


Freddie Prinze

Freddie was born in 1954 as Frederick Karl Pruetzel in New York, New York, U.S.


Fred MacMurray

Fred MacMurray is an actor with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1929 to 1978. Fred was born in 1908 as Frederick Martin MacMurray in Kankakee, Illinois, U.S.


Past life for Frederick born Jun 1, 2009

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 Greece approximately on 550. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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