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.


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-).