Friedemann - Meaning of Friedemann
[ syll. frie-de-man(n), fr-iedema-nn ] The baby boy name Friedemann is pronounced as FRIY-D-MAHN- †. Friedemann is used predominantly in German and its origin is Germanic. It is derived from the words 'fridu' which means peace, protection, safety ; 'man'. The name evolved from the pet form of other names beginning with the element 'Fried-', such as Friedrich. The ending element was common in diminutive German names. The name was borne by composer Wilhelm Friedemann Bach (1710-1784), son of Johann Sebastian Bach. The name is common among Jews as a form of the name Shlomo.
Friedemann is not commonly used as a baby boy name. It is listed outside of the top 1000.
Baby names that sound like Friedemann include Friedman, Friedmann, Fordan, Forden, Fordin, Fordon, Fordun, Fordyn, Fortin, Fortine, Fortnee, Fortney, Fortni, Fortnie, Fortny, Fortun, Fortyn, Fourtnee, Fourtney, and Fourtni.
† approx English pronunciation for Friedemann: F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"