Winifred

Winifred - A very unique female name



  Apr 22,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Winifred, meaning blessed peacemaking, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #186. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Winifred and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Winifred? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Winifred. The baby girl name Winifred was given to 10 baby girls in 2012, ranking #4075 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 141,325 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Winifred peaked in popularity 102 years ago in 1917 on position 141.



Famous with this name

Winifred Shotter
Winifred Holtby
Winifred Hervey


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Winifred is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Winifred is currently topping the baby name charts in Ohio at position #1,636 - and is the least popular in New York at position #2,568.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Winifred is where you live.


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Winifred origin and meaning

Winifred is a 8 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means blessed peacemaking. To see famous people named Winifred, pop culture references for the name Winifred and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Winifred

We've found the following names that sound similar to Winifred, sorted by popularity.

Winnifred / Winfred /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20124075
20095932
20055653
20014075
20004446
19904074
19843253
19783429
19763229
19753220
19742636
19731931
19722198
19711976
19701333
19691496
19681160
1967996
19661166
1965994
1964877
1963789
1962797
1961855
1960828
1959705
1958669
1957669
1956607
1955556
1954622
1953528
1952505
1951481
1950480
1949415
1948462
1947428
1946405
1945405
1944410
1943342
1942327
1941331
1940329
1939305
1938295
1937297
1936283
1935278
1934274
1933260
1932261
1931231
1930230
1929218
1928205
1927200
1926188
1925178
1924178
1923164
1922162
1921163
1920160
1919164
1918144
1917141
1916149
1915145
1914161
1913156
1912162
1911168
1910186

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Ohio1636
New York2568

Even more about Winifred


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Winifred a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Winifred?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1917
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Winifred
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 141,325
Letter count 8
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +10

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