Origin of the name Manfred

Derived from the Germanic elements magan "strength" and frid "peace". This is the name of the main character in Byron's drama 'Manfred' (1817). This name was also borne by Manfred von Richthofen (1892-1918), the German pilot in World War I who was known as the Red Baron.

Name equivalents in different languages

cz: Manfred
de: Fred
en: Fred
fr: Manfred
it: Manfredo
li: Manfredas
pl: Fredek
sk: Manfred