Friedrich Family History
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Friedrich Name Meaning
German: from a personal name composed of the Germanic elements frid, fred ‘peace’ + ric ‘power’. The name was borne by a canonized 9th-century bishop of Utrecht, and was a hereditary name among the Hohenstaufen ruling family; hence its popularity in central Europe.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Fredrick, Frederick, Dietrich, Fridrich, Diedrich, Goldrich, Heidrich