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What does Frean mean?

Frean Pronunciation of Frean [fre-an] as a boys' name is of Middle English derivation, and Frean means "foreign". Frean is a version of Frayne (Middle English): English playwright and novelist Michael Frayn.


Frean has 4 variants: Fraine, Frayn, Freen and Freyne.

Creative forms:
(male) Feran, Foran, ..

(female) Frene, ..

Middle name pairings:
Frean Cadence (F.C.), ..

How popular is Frean?

Frean is an unusual first name for males. Frean is an uncommon surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Frean has yet to be recorded in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Frean name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Frean outside U.S.

Similar Names

Frean is alike in pronunciation to Fran, Frann, Frewen and Frewin. Other suggested similar names are Adrean, Aran, Arian, Arlan, Arman, Arnan, Arran, Bran, Brenan, Brian, Bryan, Dean, Eran, Erman, Ernan, Faelan, Fagan, Farran, Fegan, Felan, Fenn, Fernan, Ferran, Finan, Franc, Frank, Frans, Franz, Fred, Fredd, Fredi, Fredo, Free, Freed, Freeman, Freman, Frey, Furman, Jean, Kean, Kiean, Oran, Orjan, Orlan, Orman, Orran, Sean, Torean, Trevan and Urban. These names tend to be more frequently used than Frean.

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