Given Name FRAN

GENDER: Masculine & Feminine
PRONOUNCED: FRAN (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Short form of FRANCIS, FRANCES or related names.


currently out of the US top 1000, diminutives, Final Fantasy characters, Gundam characters, retired Atlantic hurricane names, short forms, storms, The Nanny characters, The Sopranos characters
VARIANTS: Curro, Paco, Pancho, Paquito (Spanish), Cissy, Fannie, Fanny, Frank, Frankie, Frannie, Franny, Sissie, Sissy (English)
FEMININE FORMS: Francisca (Spanish), Frances, Francis (English), Franka (Croatian), Frančiška (Slovene)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Frantziska, Frantzisko, Patxi (Basque), Frañsez, Frañseza (Breton), Francesc, Francesca, Cesc (Catalan), Francescu (Corsican), František, Františka (Czech), Frans (Danish), Franciscus, Frans (Dutch), Frans, Ransu (Finnish), France, Francis, François, Françoise, Francisque (French), Franz, Franziska (German), Ferenc, Franciska, Feri, Ferkó (Hungarian), Proinsias (Irish), Franca, Francesca, Francesco, Franco (Italian), Francisca, Franciscus (Late Roman), Frens, Frenske (Limburgish), Pranciškus (Lithuanian), Frans (Norwegian), Franciszek, Franciszka (Polish), Francisca, Francisco, Chico (Portuguese), Frantzisca, Frantziscu (Sardinian), Frang, Frangag (Scottish), Franjo (Serbian), Frans (Swedish), Ffransis (Welsh)
Entry updated July 13, 2010