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Male Male Name


Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish

Origin and Meaning

Variant spelling of Gottfred [1]

Related Names

See Godafrid

Name Days

Denmark Denmark

6 March

Faroe Islands Faroe Islands

6 March


Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage


Name Count per Country

CountryCommonnessFemale ♀ Male ♂
Statimg f legend.pngStatimg m legend.pngas main name#also aux. name&as main name#also aux. name&
Denmark Denmark[2] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m3.png 0 n.a. 56 n.a
Norway Norway[3] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m2.png 0 0 23 35
Sweden Sweden[4] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m1.png 0 0 4 9
Finland Finland[5] Statimg f0.pngStatimg m0.png 0 0 0 0
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.


No recent statistics trend found in databases for Gotfred.

Sources: [4] [2] [3] [5]


  1. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  2. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark,
  3. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway,
  4. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden,
  5. Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland,