What does Francisca mean?
Francisca \f-rancis-ca, fr(a)-nci-sca\ as a name for girls. Francisca's roots are Latin and Italian, and the meaning of the name Francisca is "French". Francisca is a variant of Frances (Latin): feminine of Francis. Francisca is also a variant of Francesca (Italian, Latin).
Francisca▼ has 44 more related forms via Frances, Francesca: Fan, Fancey, Fanchette, Fancie, Fancy, Fanechka, Fania, Fanney, Fannie▼, Fanny▼, Fanya, Fran▼, Franca, France, Francee, Franceline, Francene, Francess, Francetta, Francette, Francey, Franchesa, Franchesca, Franci, Francia, Francie, Francine▼, Francoise, Francyne, Frania, Franie, Frank▼, Franka, Franki, Frankie▼, Franky, Franni, Frannie, Franny, Fransabella, Fransabelle, Franzetta, Franzi and Fronia.
Francisca is a very popular first name for women (#542 out of 4276, Top 13%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Francisca for girls. Francisca reached its highest rank of #307 in the U.S. during 1900-1909, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Francisca and corresponding names. Prominent varying forms of Francisca ranked in the Top 1000 are Fannie, Fanny, Fran, Frances (#602 a year ago), Francesca (#426), Francine, Frank, Frankie and Fronia. Adoption of these girl names reached its most widespread during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.4306%) and is now significantly less (usage 0.0972%, down 77.4%), with versions like Fannie, Fanny, Francine, Francisca and Frank becoming somewhat dated. Francesca (#426) is the most fashionable girl name here, and there is a rekindling in baby name usage for this name. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Francina. Like Francisca, this name is not commonly used.