Name Franz Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Franz


Franz is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Franz

Franz is a German short form of the name Franciscus.

What is the meaning of the name Franz?

Franz means “Frenchman”, originally from the Germanic tribe of the Franks, or “free man” (from Old French “franc” = free).

Pronunciation of Franz

Variants of the name Franz


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Popularity of the name Franz

The name Franz is ranked #2288 overall.

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