The meaning, origin, popularity, similar names, and other details about the boy name Frank

Meanings & Origins of Frank

What does Frank mean? What is the origin?

Origin German
Meaning Frank \f-ra-nk\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Frank), is pronounced frank. Short form of Francis or Franklin. Used as an independent name since the 17th century. Frankie is occasionally used for girls. Franz (frahnz) is a German form. Musicians Frank Sinatra, Frank Zappa; astronaut Frank Borman; actors Frank Langella, Franco Nero, Frankie Muniz; architect Frank Lloyd Wright.

Frank has 8 variant forms: Franc, Franco, Franck, Francke, Frankie, Franky, Frantz and Franz.

For more information, see also the related name Pancho.

Baby names that sound like Frank are Franko, Ferenc, Franche, Franklyn and French.

Origin French
Meaning Free
Origin English
Meaning Free; A free man
Origin Latin
Meaning From France; Free

More Details About Frank

How popular is Frank? Any other details?

How to pronounce, Frank? \f-ra-nk\
Popularity of Frank There were 803 US births last year.
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Frank is a boy name.
Frank starts with F
Frank is 5 letters long

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