Freda Name Meaning and Origin

Freda is a Girl name. The name is originated from ‘Germanic’ origin. The baby name Freda means “Counsel Of Elves”.


Freda Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Germanic”



Freda is a Girl name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “FREE + da”


Freda Name Meaning:

Freda is a diminutive of Alfreda. Alfreda originates in Germanic languages and means “Counsel of elves”. Alfreda was a Christian saint. It is a feminine form of Alfred.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Frida, Frieda, Freada, Freida, Frydda, Freeda


Famous people with this name:

Winifred May “Freda” Dudley Ward, English socialite and mistress of the future King Edward VIII;

Winifred Alice “Freda” James, English tennis player;

Freda Charcilia Payne, American R&B singer;

Freda Josephine McDonald, birth name of Josephine Baker, American-French dancer and entertainer ;

Freda Foh Shen, American actress;

Freda Gladys Newcombe, English neuropsychologist;

Freda Meissner-Blau, Austrian politician;

Winifred “Freda” Utley, English scholar and author;

Freda Bedi, early English Buddhist;




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