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Freud Name Meaning
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a person of a cheerful disposition, from Middle High German vröude, vreude ‘joy’, German Freud(e). As a Jewish name it can also be an ornamental name. Jewish (Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish personal name Freyde meaning ‘joy’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Freund, Treu, Feld, Free, Kreul, Read, Frech, Friend, Freer, Freis