Pronunciation: \f-ran-cois, fr(a)-ncois\
Gender / Sex: boy
Meaning: frenchman; free man
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)