Francis

Gender:boy

Meaning:From France

Origin:Latin

Pronunciation:FRAN sis

Variations:Francisco

Browse names by first letter:


...

About Francis

Go back to names list

The name Francis derives from an Italian nickname for someone from France. History suggests that St Francis of Assisi is the original bearer of this name. He was originally baptised Giovanni but was renamed by his father when he returned from France.

You might also be interested in:

Looking for middle name? How about:

Top 10 names also beginning with 'F':

Name Gender Rank Meaning
Name Gender Rank Meaning
Florence Girl 15 Blossoming Facts
Freddie Boy 18 Peaceful ruler Facts
Freya Girl 18 Goddess of love Facts
Finley Boy 30 fair warrior Facts
Frankie Boy 63 Liberated person from france Facts
Frederick Boy 65 Peaceful ruler Facts
Finn Boy 76 Fair-haired Facts
Francesca Girl 93 From France Facts
Felix Boy 93 Happy; fortunate Facts
Finlay Boy 99 Fair warrior Facts

Check out our great content

Follow Us on Social

Make an Account With Us!

Make a BabyNames.co.uk account to save your favourite names

Get our book