Meaning of Frances

Frances is an English name for girls.
The meaning is `from France, spear, freedom`
The name Frances is most commonly given to English and Welsh girls. (2 times more often than to American girls.)
Frances is given to boys and girls in Nederland

If it's too long you might use:

Fannie, Fanny, Fay, Fran, Francie, Frannie, Franny



Use for the other sex:

Francis



What do they use in other countries?

Frank (English)
Francis (English)
Frankie (English)
Franky
Franki
Fran (English)
France
Fransje



The name sounds like:

Franceska, Francena



See also:

Paquita, Fancy, Frannie, Fannie, Fanny, Cissy



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