Meaning of Federico

Meaning of Federico
Name
it Federico
Gender
Male
Meaning
The name derives from the German Frithurik. It is composed from the words frithu "peace” and rikja "rich, powerful". The meaning is therefore “powerful in the peace”. During Middle Ages, Federica became popular in Italy especially thanks to the wrong popular conviction that it was derived from the words “faith” and “rico”, thus “rich of faith”.
Popularity
In Italy about 60907 people are called Federico
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Variants
en Frederick
de Friedric
fr Frédéric
es Federico
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