Home > Frans

Frans

What does Frans mean?

Frans Pronunciation of Frans [frans] as a boys' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of the name Frans is "frenchman". Frans is a version of Francis (Latin).

Variations

Frans has 1 variant: Franz.

19 more alternative forms via Francis: Ferenc, Ffransis, Fran, Franche, Franco, Francois, Franio, Frank, Frankie, Franko, Frann, Frannie, Frants, Frantz, Franzel, Franzen, Franzi, Franzin and Frasco.

Creative forms:
(male) Fairns, Ferans, ..

(female) Frafi, Frany, ..

Middle name pairings:
Frans Ephraim (F.E.), ..

How popular is Frans?

Frans is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#30753 out of 150436, Top 20%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Frans (not ranked) are Frank (#355 from current records), Francis (#482), Franco (#878), Frankie (#992), Franz, Frantz and Francois. These forms of Frans were popular as birth names 135 years ago (usage of 3.1%) and are now much less common (usage 0.1%, 97% less). Frank is the continual favorite, though Franco has become trendy as well, while versions like Frankie are now less common. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Francis, Franco, Francois, Frank, Frankie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Frantz, Franz in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Frank, Frankie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Evans, Fane, Farand, Flann, Fons, Fraine, Franc, Franck, Franky, Frayn, Frayne, Frean, Frits and Hans. These names tend to be more frequently used than Frans.

See names
in meaning and etymology.

[Top]