FRANCE
GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: French
Meaning & History
From the name of the country, sometimes considered a feminine form of FRANK (1) or short form of FRANÇOISE, both of which are ultimately related to the name of the country.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Francette, Francine
MASCULINE FORMS: Franck, Frank
OTHER LANGUAGES: Frantziska (Basque), Franseza (Breton), Francesca (Catalan), Franka (Croatian), Františka (Czech), Francis, Francene, Frances, Francine (English), Fanni, Fanny (Finnish), Franziska, Fränze, Franzi, Ziska (German), Franciska, Fanni, Franci (Hungarian), Franca, Francesca (Italian), Francisca (Late Roman), Franciszka (Polish), Francisca, Chica (Portuguese), Frangag (Scottish), Frančiška, Francka (Slovene), Francisca, Paca, Paquita (Spanish)
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