Name Element FRANK

TypeWord

Meaning & History

Frankish word meaning "spear". This is the origin of the name of the tribe of the Franks.
Other Languages & Culturesfranc Medieval French
Given Name DescendantsFranco Ancient Germanic Frantziska, Frantzisko, Patxi Basque Frañsez, Frañseza Breton Francesc, Francesca Catalan Francescu Corsican Frane, Franjo, Franka, Franko, Frano Croatian František, Františka Czech Frans Danish Franciscus, Frank, Franka, Frans Dutch Frances, Francis, Frank, Franklin, Franklyn English Frans Finnish France, Francis, Franck, François, Françoise, Francisque, Frank French Frank, Franka, Franz, Franziska German Ferenc, Franciska Hungarian Proinsias Irish Franca, Francesca, Francesco, Franco, Franco Italian Francisca, Franciscus Late Roman Frens Limburgish Pranciškus Lithuanian Frans Norwegian Franciszek, Franciszka Polish Francisca, Francisco Portuguese Frantzisca, Frantziscu Sardinian Frang, Frangag Scottish Franjo Serbian Franc, Frančišek, Frančiška Slovene Francisca, Francisco Spanish Frans Swedish Ffransis Welsh
Surname DescendantsFranić, Franjić Croatian Frank Danish Frank, Franke Dutch Francis, Frank, Frank, Franklin, Franklyn English François French Frank, Franke German Franco, Franzese Italian Frank Norwegian Franco Portuguese Franco Spanish
Place Name DescendantsFrança Catalan Francuska Croatian Francie Czech Franken, Frankrig Danish Franken, Frankrijk Dutch France, Franconia English Ranska Finnish France French Franken, Frankreich German Francia, Franconia Italian Francia, Franconia Late Roman Franken, Frankrike Norwegian Francja Polish França Portuguese Franța Romanian Frantsiya Russian Francuska Serbian Francia, Franconia Spanish Franken, Frankrike Swedish
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