FRANS
GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: FRAHNS (Dutch, Finnish)   [key]
Meaning & History
Dutch, Scandinavian and Finnish form of Franciscus (see FRANCIS).
Related Names
VARIANT: Franciscus (Dutch)
DIMINUTIVE: Ransu (Finnish)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Frantzisko, Patxi (Basque), Frañsez (Breton), Francesc (Catalan), 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), Frang (Scottish), Franjo (Serbian), Franc, Frančišek, Fran (Slovene), Francisco, Curro, Fran, Paco, Pancho, Paquito (Spanish), Ffransis (Welsh)