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Gender: Feminine
Origin: Old Norse
Meaning: “beautiful; beloved.”

The name is derived from the Old Norse, fríðr, meaning, “beautiful; beloved.”

As of 2010, Fríða was the 4th most popular female name in the Faroe Islands.

Other forms of the name include:

  • Fríða (Faroese/Icelandic)
  • Fríður (Icelandic)
  • Frid (Norwegian/Swedish)
  • Fryd (Norwegian)
  • Fríðr (Old Norse)