Name: Franco

Origin and Meaning of the Name Franco

  • Meaning:
    From France
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    A spear
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (FRAHN ko)
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Miscellaneous Info for Franco

  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Franco may be used as a short form of Francesco, but is also a name on its own, possibly meaning "spear" or "javelin," from the Old French word "frankon."

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