[ 2 syll. fre-de-ric, fr-eder-ic ] The baby boy name Frederic is pronounced FREHDRihK †. Frederic's language of origin is Germanic and it is predominantly used in English. Frederic is a spelling variant of the English Frederick.
Frederic is a rare baby boy name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1915, 0.027% of baby boys were named Frederic. It had a ranking of #345 then. The baby name has suffered a steep decline in popularity since then, and is used only on an infrequent scale today. In 2018, out of the family of boy names directly related to Frederic, Frederick was the most popular.
Baby names that sound like Frederic include Freddrick, Fredrich (German), Fredrick (English), Fredrik (English and Scandinavian), Fredryk, Frederique (French), Frederyc, Fredric (English), Fredryc, Fredryck, Fréderick, Fridrich (Czech and Russian), Fridrick, Fridrik, Friederic, Friederick, Friedrich (German), Friedrick, Feardorcha, and Fredderick.
† Pronunciation for Frederic: F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)"
Details of famous persons named Frederic:
Artist Frederic Remington, born 4 October 1861 - 26 December 1909, Canton, New York.
Poet Ogden Nash, born Frederic Ogden Nash 19 August 1902 - 19 May 1971, Rye, New York.