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Winfred

First Name
10k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Winfred mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Winfred

User Submitted Origins

African
33%
Swedish
17%
Welsh
17%
English
17%
Anglo-Saxon
17%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Chile says the name Winfred means "'Friend of Peace' from the Anglo-Saxon wine 'friend' and frith 'peace'" and is of Anglo-Saxon origin.
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  1. (Roman Catholic Church) Anglo-Saxon missionary who was sent to Frisia and Germany to spread the Christian faith; was martyred in Frisia (680-754)

Notable Persons Named Winfred

Notable Persons Named Winfred

Winfred Omwakwe

Winfred Omwakwe is a beauty queen. Winfred was given the name Winfred Adah Omwakwe on January 1st, 1981 in Nairobi.

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Winfred Tubbs

Winfred Tubbs is an athlete. Winfred was born on September 24th, 1970 in Fairfield, Texas.

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Winfred Blevins

Winfred was born on October 21st, 1938. Winfred is also known as Blevins and Win.

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Win Stracke

Win Stracke was a folk music singing. He plays Bass (voice type) and Guitar. Win was given the name Winfred J. Stracke on February 20th, 1908 in Lorraine, Kansas, U.S. Win is also known as Uncle Win, Stracke, and Winfred J. (full name). He breathed his last breath on June 29th, 1991.

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Winfred Nyiva Mwendwa

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Winfred Overholser

Winfred was born in 1892. He left this life on October 6th, 1964.

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  • Winfred Thaxter Denison

Fun Facts about the name Winfred

  • How Popular is the name Winfred? Winfred is the 2,507th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Winfred have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10,439 babies born with the first name Winfred in the United States. That's more than enough people named Winfred to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Winfred? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 12 new born babies.
  • When was Winfred first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Winfred is Friday, September 25th, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Winfred born? The highest recorded use of the first name Winfred was in 1922 with a total of 244 babies.
  • Random Winfred Factoid: According to the 1911 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Winfred ranks 49th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Vermont. Imagine that, 5 babies in Vermont have the same name in 1911.
  • Weird things about the name Winfred: The name spelled backwards is Derfniw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Nriwfde. How do you pronounce that?
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