Frida Origin and Meaning

The name Frida is a girl's name of German origin meaning "peace".

The dynamic personality and paintings of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo have inspired growing numbers of parents to resurrect this form of the name. It does much better in certain European countries, especially in Denmark and Norway. The Frieda and Freida spellings were more popular in the US until the middle of the 20th century.

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Frida Rank in US Top 1000

# 770 on Nameberry

Frida Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Frida Popularity

Famous People Named Frida

  • Frida Kahlo (born Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo y Calderon)Mexican painter
  • AnniFrid Synni "Frida" Lyngstad, Swedish pop singer of group ABBA
  • Frida HansdotterSwedish World Cup ski racer and Olympic champion
  • Frida GustavssonSwedish model
  • Frida GianniniItalian fashion designer
  • Frida BoccaraFrench pop singer
  • Frida HyvonenSwedish singer,songwriter
  • Frida Sofia Moctezuma Guzmán (b. 1992)daughter of singer Alejandra Guzmán and Pablo Moctezuma
  • Frida Mendoza Navadaughter of boxer and politician Jackie Nava
  • Frida Currydaughter of adult entertainer Nathan Harrison

Frida in Pop Culture

  • Frida Wattscharacter in Meg Cabot's "Airhead" book series
  • Frida Gotha character from "The Sims" games