Meaning:Peaceful Ruler; Power
Freddie is a gender-neutral name deriving from American and German origins. Freddie—and its variants "Freddi" and "Freddy"—features the Germanic element "Fred," meaning "peaceful ruler" and "power." A short form of "Frederick," "Frederica," and "Winifred," Freddie makes for an adorable and timeless nickname that's sure to be envied on the playground. Parents will delight in this name's connection to the rock legend bearing the same title, too. A powerful presence and performer, Freddie Mercury certainly lives up to this name's etymology. The singer is renowned for defying the conventions of rock and roll, leading the way for future baby Freddie with a badass nature.

Famous People Named Freddie

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  • Freddie Mercury
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