[ syll. gil-fred, gi-lfr-ed ] The baby boy name Gilfred is pronounced GIHLFRAHD †. Gilfred's origin is Germanic. Gilfred is of the meaning 'one who has taken an oath of peace'.
Variants of Gilfred include Gilfreid, Gilfrid, Gilfried, Gilfryd, Gylfred, Gylfreid, Gylfrid, Gylfried, and Gylfryd.
See also the related categories, peace (quiet), oath (vow), and germanic (german).
Gilfred is uncommon as a baby name for boys. It is listed outside of the top 1000 names.
A baby name that sounds like Gilfred is Gilbrid.
† approx English pronunciation for Gilfred: G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)"