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ˈfrɛd rɪk, -ər ɪkfred·er·ick

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  1. Fredericknoun

    a town in northern Maryland to the west of Baltimore


  1. Fredericknoun

    A male given name from the Germanic languages.

  2. Fredericknoun

    A town in Weld County, Colorado.

  3. Fredericknoun

    A tiny city in Rice County, Kansas.

  4. Fredericknoun

    A city, the county seat of Frederick County, Maryland, United States.

  5. Fredericknoun

    A ghost town in Macomb County, Michigan.

  6. Fredericknoun

    An unincorporated community in Miami County, Ohio, United States.

  7. Fredericknoun

    A city, the county seat of Tillman County, Oklahoma, United States.

  8. Fredericknoun

    A town in Brown County, South Dakota.

  9. Etymology: From German Friedrich and influenced by Latin Fridericus, from Old High German Fridurih, from Proto-Germanic *Friþurīks ("peaceful ruler").


  1. Frederick

    Frederick is a city in north-central Maryland, and is the county seat of Frederick County, the largest county by area in the state of Maryland. Frederick is an outlying community of the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is part of a greater Washington-Baltimore-Northern Virginia, DC-MD-VA-WV Combined Statistical Area. The city's population was 65,239 people at the 2010 census. Frederick is home to Frederick Municipal Airport, which primarily accommodates general aviation traffic, and to the U.S. Army's Fort Detrick military installation, the largest employer in the county focusing on multiple bioscience and communications programs.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Frederick in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Frederick in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Frederick in a Sentence

  1. The GBI:

    Frederick Demor Asberry, 25, of Douglasville, was shot and killed.

  2. Eleanor Holmes Norton:

    Although formerly enslaved Americans paid for this statue, the design and sculpting process was done without their input or participation, and it shows, the statue fails to depict how enslaved African Americans pressed for their own emancipation. At the time, they had only recently been liberated from slavery and were grateful for any recognition of their freedom. However, in his keynote address at the unveiling of the statue, Frederick Douglass pointedly did not praise the statue, and, indeed, in private remarks, went as far as to say, it ‘showed the Negro on his knee when a more manly attitude would have been indicative of freedom.’.

  3. Verdine White:

    Our family is saddened today with the loss of an amazing and talented family member, our beloved brother Frederick Eugene ‘Freddie’ White.

  4. Howard University:

    We can confirm that Jesse Jackson was taken to the hospital by a university administrator and was later joined by Dr. Wayne Frederick. Our prayers are with the Jesse Jackson family.

  5. North Korea:

    I never, never should have allowed Otto Frederick Warmbier to be lured by the United States administration to commit a crime in this country. I wish that the United States administration never manipulate people like Otto Frederick Warmbier in the future to commit crimes against foreign countries. I entirely beg you, the people and government of the DPRK, for your forgiveness. Please ! I made the worst mistake of my life !

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    a decorative musical accompaniment (often improvised) added above a basic melody
    • A. caddie
    • B. descant
    • C. gloat
    • D. monish

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