Home > Franzel


What does Franzel mean?

Franzel Pronunciation of Franzel [franzel] as a name for boys is of Latin derivation, and the name Franzel means "frenchman". Franzel is a variant form of Francis (Latin).


16 related forms via Francis: Fran, Franche, Franco, Franio, Frank, Frankie, Franko, Frann, Frannie, Frans, Frants, Frantz, Franz, Franzen, Franzi and Franzin.

Creative forms:
(male) Farnzel, Franne, ..

(female) Frande, Frannel, ..

Middle name pairings:
Franzel Richard (F.R.), ..

How popular is Franzel?

Franzel is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#42289 out of 150436, Top 28%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Franzel (outside Top 2000) are Frank (#355 from recent data), Francis (#482), Franco (#878), Frankie (#992), Franz and Frantz. These forms of Franzel were popular as baby names during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 3.1%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.1%, 96.6% less), with forms like Frank going out of style. Franco is the most trendy birth name in this list. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Arnel, Arondel (see Arundel), Arundel, Bramwel, Brunel, Chaniel, Chanyel, Daniel, Dannel, Dantel, Danyel, Denzel, Donzel, Emanuel, Evangel, Faizal, Fane, Farrel, Fayvel, Fazil, Flavel, Fonzell (see Fonso), Fraener, Fraine, Franc, Franck, Francke, Franky, Fraser, Frasier, Frayne, Frazer, Frazier, Friedel, Fritzl, Haniel, Hansel, Hanyel, Hanzel, Hazel, Imanoel, Imanuel, Kaniel, Mandel, Manoel, Mansel, Manuel, Manvel, Pazel, Rancel, Randel, Thaniel and Wenzel. These names tend to be more commonly used than Franzel.

See names
in meaning and etymology.