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Gender: Male Origin of Federico: Italian and Spanish variation of Frederick Meaning of Frederick: German, "peaceful ruler"

The name Federico is a boy's name of Italian origin. Federico and is often added to lists like Popular Italian Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".

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If Frederick feels too heavy, the Spanish and Italian has more energy. It's a long-term Top 20 name in Italy, and has neat nicknames like Fredo in Italian and Fede in Spanish. Famous bearers include the Spanish poet Federico García Lorca and the Italian filmmaker Federico Fellini. Further back in history, it was the name of a fifth-century Visigoth leader, the brother of Theodoric II.

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Federico's International Variations

Lico, Friderico, Fede, Fredericio, Fredrico, Federigo, Rico, Federío, Fredico (Spanish)

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