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Freddie is a bright and bubbly baby name for boys. With its roots in aristocratic tradition, Freddie possesses a posh tonality while sustaining enough warmth to sound accessible and affectionate. Freddie Benson is a popular character on television's iCarly, and Freddie Bobbsey is the male protagonist of the iconic Bobbsey Twins series. Keep reading to learn more about this baby name.

Meaning and Origin of the name Freddie:

Freddie a boy's name of German origin meaning “peaceful ruler.”

Freddie is a diminutive of the German name Frederick. This name derives from the German elements frid (meaning “peace”) and ric (meaning “ruler”).

Symbolism of the name Freddie:

Freddie derives from the Germanic name Frederick (meaning “peaceful ruler”). Frederick was one of the most popular names for rulers of the Holy Roman Empire (the location of present-day Germany). The symbol of the Holy Roman Emperor was the eagle.

Nicknames for the name Freddie:

Freddie is a sweet and darling name for boys. There are only a few options for nicknames, so that means there aren't many options to choose from. Below is the list of nicknames for Freddie.

  • Fred
  • Ed 
  • Eddie
Freddie baby name info

Style of the name Freddie:


Gender of the name Freddie:

Freddie is a boy's name.

Pronunciation of the name Freddie:


Number of syllables in the name Freddie:


Emotion evoked from the name Freddie:

The name Freddie evokes feelings of freedom and fun-loving pursuits.

Alternative spellings for the name Freddie:

Popularity of the name Freddie:

Freddie is a diminutive of the given name Frederick. According to the Social Security Administration index, Frederick was the 485th most popular baby name for boys in 2020. Frederick has ranked among the top 500 baby names for boys since 2017. The name Freddie ranked among the top 1,000 baby names for boys throughout the early 2000s. Freddie was the 977th most popular baby name for boys in 2003.

  • Frederico
  • Fritz
  • Fitz
  • Frankie 
  • Fergie
  • Teddie
  • Alfred 
  • Winifred
  • Archie
  • Alfie

Great middle names for Freddie and their meanings:

  • Anthony (priceless, praiseworthy)
  • Emilio (rival)
  • George (farmer, earth worker)
  • Gibson (bright pledge)
  • Maurice (moor, swarthy)
  • Patrick (nobleman)
  • Ramon (wise counsel, protective advisor)
  • Samson (sun)
  • Sidney (wide island)
  • Wendel (sojourner, traveler, wanderer)

Famous people with the name Freddie:

  • Freddie Lee Barnes (football player)
  • Freddie Boath (actor)
  • Freddie Douglas Hopper (son of actor Tom Hopper)
  • Freddie Dewayne Hubbard (jazz trumpeter)
  • Freddie Mwila (footballer)
  • Freddie Mercury (singer)
  • Freddie Peter Payne (son of singer Dougie Payne)
  • Freddie James Prinze (actor)
  • Freddie Reign Tomlinson (son of singer Louis Tomlinson)
  • Freddie Dalton Thompson (senator)
  • Freddie Benson (character on the television show iCarly)
  • Freddie Bobbsey (male protagonist of The Bobbsey Twins series)
  • Freddie Falcon (mascot of Bowling Green State University)
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