Origin:German
Popularity:3582
Meaning:elf or magical counsel or peaceful ruler
Fred is a gender-neutral name of German origin. Though often predominantly seen as a boy's name, this name could be the perfect gender-bent diminutive moniker you've been looking for. And with a definition of "elf", "magical counsel", or "peaceful ruler", why would you ever want to deprive anyone of the joy of being named Fred?

Famous People Named Fred

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  • Fred Shuttlesworth
    Civil Rights Activist

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Source: Social Security Administration

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