Origin of the name FREODHORIC.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name FREODHORIC.
variant form of Anglo-Saxon Frithuric
(q.v.), meaning "peace ruler," but in this form it is from Old
English frēod "peace, friendship" instead of frið
"peace, tranquility" and rice "king, reign, rule."
Also spelled Freodheric.
the time of Louis le Debonnaire, this name was borne by an old Frisian
bishop who was murdered while praying in his chapel, and being canonized,
was a patron saint of the Swabian house. (History of Christian Names,