Winfred

Winfred

[win-frid]
noun
a male given name: from an Old English word meaning “peaceful friend.”
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Winfred
masc. proper name, from O.E. Winfrið, lit. "friend of peace," from wine "friend" (related to winnan "to strive, struggle, fight;" see win) + friðu "peace" (see free)
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