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Freddy is a Dutch and English boy’s name that means “peaceful ruler.” Freddy is a diminutive of Frederick and has a more casual sound than the original.

Meaning and Origin of the name Freddy:

Freddy is a cute name for boys. It is of English origin and means “peaceful ruler.”

Freddy is a diminutive of Frederick, which is derived from the German elements frid (meaning “peace”) and ric (meaning “ruler”).

Symbolism of the name Freddy:

Freddy means “peaceful ruler” and is associated with all of the iconic royal symbols: the throne, crown, sword, and scepter.

Nicknames for the name Freddy:

Freddy is an adorable name for boys that has a few options for nicknames. The most common nickname is Fred. There are others to choose from if you don't want to use a common nickname. Check out the list below of nicknames for the name Freddy.

  • Fred
  • Red
  • Ed 
  • Eddy
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Style of the name Freddy:


Gender of the name Freddy:

Freddy is a boy's name.

Pronunciation of the name Freddy:


Number of syllables in the name Freddy:


Emotion evoked from the name Freddy:

Freddy evokes feelings of camaraderie and hard work.

Alternative spellings for the name Freddy:

Popularity of the name Freddy:

According to the Social Security Administration, Freddy was a popular baby boy’s name in the mid to late 20th century. Freddy was in the top 1000 names between 1925 and 2015. Freddy peaked at #321 in 1946.

Great middle names for the name Freddy and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Freddy:

  • Freddy Fender (American country music singer)
  • Freddy Head (American jockey)
  • Freddy Garcia (Venezuelan baseball pitcher)
  • Freddy Rodriguez (American actor)
  • Freddy Cannon (American rock singer)
  • Freddy Krueger (film, “A Nightmare on Elm Street” series)
  • Freddy Fazbear (video game, “Five Nights at Freddy's” series)
  • Freddy Honeychurch (literature, “A Room with a View” by E.M. Forster)
  • Freddy Quimby (television, “The Simpsons”)
  • Freddy Rumsen (television, “Mad Men”)
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