Wilfred is a boy name and means desiring peace. It is a English name and its pronunciation is \wi-lf-red, wil-fred\. Other similar names and variants include: Wilfredo, Wilfrid, Wilfried, Wilfryd, Will, Willfred, Willfredo, Willfrid, Willfried, Willfryd. Wilfred is a very popular first name for men (#436 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#41626 out of 88799).
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Wilfred Lucas
Wilfred Lucas
  • No. of movies: 62

The Greaser's Gauntlet

Directed by: D.W. Griffith

Starring: Wilfred Lucas, Arthur V. Johnson, Marion Leonard, Charles Inslee

Jim Bludso

Directed by: Tod Browning, Wilfred Lucas

Starring: Wilfred Lucas, Olga Grey, Georgie Stone, Charles Lee

The Barnstormer

Directed by: Charles Ray

Starring: Charles Ray, Wilfred Lucas, Florence Oberle, Lionel Belmore

The Wood Nymph

Directed by: Paul Powell

Starring: Marie Doro, Frank Campeau, Wilfred Lucas, Charles West

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Famous directors named Wilfred and their movies

Wilfred Noy
Wilfred Noy
  • No. of movies: 8

The Midnight Girl

Directed by: Wilfred Noy

Starring: Lila Lee, Gareth Hughes, Dolores Cassinelli, Charlotte Walker

Sharp Practice

Directed by: Wilfred Noy

Starring: Dorothy Bellew

Midnight Girl, The (Silent)

Midnight Girl, The (Silent)

Directed by: Wilfred Noy

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Wilfred a popular name?

Over the years Wilfred was most popular in 1917. According to the latest US census information Wilfred ranks #390th while according to famousnames.vip Wilfred ranks #4th.

How popular is the name Wilfred?

According to the US census in 2018, 27 boys were born named Wilfred, making Wilfred the #3872nd name more popular among boy names. In 1917 Wilfred had the highest rank with 772 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Wilfred?

Wilfred is #3872nd in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Wilfred more popular ?

The name Wilfred was more popular in 1917 with 772 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Wilfred

The last time a baby was named Wilfred was in 2020, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2020 are named Wilfred?

In 2020 there were 27 baby boys named Wilfred.

Who is a famous person named Wilfred?

There a several famous people named Wilfred, for example actor Wilfred Lucas, director Wilfred Noy.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Wilfred?

A famous actor/actress named Wilfred is Wilfred Lucas, starring in 4 movies, including The Greaser's Gauntlet and Jim Bludso.

Who is a famous director named Wilfred?

A famous director named Wilfred is Wilfred Noy, who directed 4 movies, including The Midnight Girl and Sharp Practice.