Frode

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Fróði, a byname from fróðr (wise). Cognate with English Frodo.

Proper noun[edit]

Frode

  1. A male given name.

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Fróði. Used as a given name in Norway since the 14th century.

Proper noun[edit]

Frode

  1. A male given name.

References[edit]

  • Kristoffer Kruken - Ola Stemshaug: Norsk personnamnleksikon, Det Norske Samlaget, Oslo 1995, ISBN 82-521-4483-7
  • [1] Statistisk sentralbyrå, Namnestatistikk: 11 337 males with the given name Frode living in Norway on January 1st 2011, with the frequency peak in the 1970s. Accessed on April 29th, 2011.