Given Name FRANS

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: FRAHNS (Dutch, Finnish)   [details]

Meaning & History

Dutch, Scandinavian and Finnish form of Franciscus (see FRANCIS).
VARIANT: Franciscus (Dutch)
DIMINUTIVE: Ransu (Finnish)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Frantzisko, Patxi (Basque), Frañsez (Breton), Francesc, Cesc (Catalan), Francescu (Corsican), Frane, Franjo, Franko, Frano, Fran (Croatian), František (Czech), Francis, Fran, Frank, Franny (English), Francis, François, Francisque (French), Franz (German), Ferenc, Feri, Ferkó (Hungarian), Proinsias (Irish), Francesco, Franco (Italian), Franciscus (Late Roman), Frens, Frenske (Limburgish), Pranciškus (Lithuanian), Franciszek (Polish), Francisco, Chico (Portuguese), Frantziscu (Sardinian), Frang (Scottish), Franjo (Serbian), Franc, Frančišek, Fran (Slovene), Francisco, Curro, Fran, Paco, Pancho, Paquito (Spanish), Ffransis (Welsh)