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Boy Name: Francois

Name: Francois
Pronunciation: \f-ran-cois, fr(a)-ncois\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: frenchman; free man
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Franco, Franchot, Franko, Frankie, Franche, Francke, Franck, Franc, Franklin, Francklin
Similar Names: Frants, Frans
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 3296


Francois \f-ran-cois, fr(a)-ncois\ as a boy's name is a variant of Francis (Latin), and the meaning of Francois is "frenchman; free man".

The baby name Francois sounds like Franco, Franchot, Franko, Frankie, Franche, Francke, Franck, Franc, Franklin and Francklin. Other similar baby names are Frants and Frans.


Francois is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#3296 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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