Fritz: baby boy name popularity and meaning


With German roots, this name is actually a diminutive of Friedrich, meaning "peaceful ruler." Which is a good thing, because with a little boy in the house, peace is gonna be hard to come by.



Famous people named Fritz:

Film director Fritz Lang; football player Frederick "Fritz" Pollard; Nobel Prize winners Fritz Pregl, Fritz Lippmann, and Fritz Haber.

Fun fact:

"On the fritz" is an expression used to indicate that something is malfunctioning - i.e., "My damn phone's on the fritz again."

More Inspiration:

Simple One-Syllable Boy Names, Fantastic F Names For Baby Boys, Z-Names For Some Extra Pizzazz,