Given Name FRANCE

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: French
PRONOUNCED: FRAHNS   [details]

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.

Categories

countries, diminutives, place names, short forms
MASCULINE FORMS: Francis, Franck, François
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Frantziska (Basque), Frañseza (Breton), Francesca (Catalan), Franka (Croatian), Františka (Czech), Franka (Dutch), Francis, Francene, Frances, Francine (English), Fanni (Finnish), Franka, Franziska, Fränze, Franzi, Ziska (German), Franciska, Fanni, Franci (Hungarian), Franca, Francesca (Italian), Francisca (Late Roman), Franciszka (Polish), Francisca, Chica (Portuguese), Frantzisca (Sardinian), Frangag (Scottish), Frančiška, Francka (Slovene), Francisca, Fanny, Paca, Paquita (Spanish)
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