What does Francine mean?
Francine /fran-cine/ as a girls' name is pronounced fran-SEEN. It is of French and Latin origin, and the meaning of Francine is "French". From a French diminutive pet form of Françoise, the French form of Frances.
Related girl name: Frankie.
Francine▼ has 44 more different relations via Frances: Fan, Fancey, Fanchette, Fancie, Fancy, Fanechka, Fania, Fanney, Fannie▼, Fanny▼, Fanya, Fran▼, France, Francee, Franceline, Francesca▲, Francess, Francetta, Francette, Francey, Franchesca, Franci, Francia, Francie, Francisca▼, Franciska, Francoise, Francyne, Frania, Franie, Frank▼, Franka, Franki, Frankie▼, Franky, Franni, Frannie, Franny, Fransabella, Fransabelle, Franzetta, Franzi, Franziska and Fronia.Kreatif forms: Francife, Francinel. [more]
How popular is Francine?
Francine is a very popular first name for women (#514 out of 4276, Top 12%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Francine for girls. Francine was first listed in 1920-1929 and reached its top position of #269 in the U.S. in the 1950s, but is not listed at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent related forms of Francine appearing in the Top 1000 are Francesca (#426 2 years ago), Frances (#602), Frank, Frankie, Francisca, Fronia, Fran, Fannie and Fanny. Other variants, like Franki, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Francine reached its highest during 1880-1889 (average #569) and is somewhat less today (#902, ▼77.4%). Frances has generally been a favorite of parents, though Francesca is currently more regularly used, while versions such as Fran, Fannie, Fanny, Francine and Francisca are now less common. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Francine and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)