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What does Franzen mean?

Franzen /fran-zen/ as a name for boys. Franzen's name origin is Latin, and the meaning of the name Franzen is "frenchman". Franzen is an alternate form of Francis (Latin) with the suffix -zen.


Franzen has 1 variant: Franzin.

Franzen has 15 more related forms via Francis: Fran, Franche, Franco, Franio, Frank, Frankie, Franko, Frann, Frannie, Frans, Frants, Frantz, Franz, Franzel and Franzi.

Kreatif forms:
(male) Farnzen, Fazen, ..

(female) Frannel, Franzene, ..

How popular is Franzen?

Franzen is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#5827 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)


Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Franzen and corresponding names. Francis (#478 the previous year), Franco (#817), Frank (#336), Frankie (#929), Frantz and Franz are the prominent variation forms of Franzen (outside Top 2000). Usage of these relations of Franzen was at its most widespread during 1880-1889 (median #1260) and is now much diminished (#1093, 96.5% less usage). Frank is more widely used than the rest, although Franco seems to be getting popular too, while versions such as Frank have become less popular. (Top Baby Names, 2014)

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 Bracken, Bradden, Braden, Braeden, Braiden, Branden, Brannen, Bransen, Branten, Brayden, Braylen, Brenden, Brennen, Brenten, Bronsen, Craven, Draven, Fabien, Fabyen, Falken, Fane, Farren, Finnen, Flann, Flannan, Flavien, Fraener, Fraine, Franc, Franck, Francke, Franklin, Franklyn, Franky, Fraser, Frasier, Frayn, Frayne, Frazer, Frazier, Freen, Frewen, Gratien, Hansen, Hazen, Jansen, Jantzen, Janzen, Kannen, Landen, Lorenzen, Manten (see Manton), Scanlen (see Scanlon), Shanen, Shannen, Stanten, Tannen, Tansen and Trenten. These names tend to be more commonly used than Franzen.