Colors Related to this Name: Blue

Qualities Related to this Name: Romantic, Nurturing

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #815 in 2013 and #785 in 2014.

Famous People

Cedric the Entertainer (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Cedric Yarbrough (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Cedric Ceballos (Basketball Player)


In English

Origin: Invented by Walter Scott for Ivanhoe, possibly misread for Cerdic, name of a Saxon king, anglicized from Welsh caredig ‎(“beloved”). Alternatively Scott based Cedric on the Welsh name Cedrych ‎(“spectacular bounty”).


-( male name -comes from the Welsh language-).