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Gender: Female Meaning of Frida: "peaceful" Origin of Frida: German Frida's Popularity in 2017: #696

The name Frida is a girl's name of German origin meaning "peaceful". Frida is ranked #696 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Creative Baby Names: Inspired by Artists and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".

From the experts:

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.

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Famous People Named Frida

Frida Kahlo (born Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo y Calderon), Mexican painter
Anni-Frid Synni "Frida" Lyngstad, Swedish pop singer of group ABBA
Frida Hansdotter, Swedish World Cup ski racer and Olympic champion
Frida Gustavsson, Swedish model
Frida Giannini, Italian fashion designer
Frida Boccara, French pop singer
Frida Hyvonen, Swedish singer-songwriter
Frida Sofia Moctezuma Guzmán (b. 1992), daughter of singer Alejandra Guzmán and Pablo Moctezuma
Frida Mendoza Nava, daughter of boxer and politician Jackie Nava

Pop Culture References for the name Frida

Frida Watts, character in Meg Cabot's "Airhead" book series
Frida Goth, a character from "The Sims" games