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English

Etymology

Old English Franca

Noun

Singular
Frank

Plural
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  1. One of the Franks, a Germanic federation that inhabited parts of what are now France, the Low Countries and Germany.

Translations

Proper noun

Singular
Frank

Plural
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Frank

  1. A male given name. Originally derived from the medieval tribal name, revived in the 19th century and also used as a diminutive of Francis .

Quotations

  • 1996 Frank McCourt: Angela's Ashes. HarperCollins, Chapter VII, page 197. ISBN 0 00 649840 X
    Your name is Francis, is it?
    Frank, sir.
    Your name is Francis. There was never a St. Frank. That's a name for gangsters and politicians.

Translations


Danish

Proper noun

Frank

  1. A male given name borrowed from English and German.

German

Etymology

Old High German Franko " a Frank".

Proper noun

Frank [[Category:Template:lang:de proper nouns|Frank]]

  1. A male given name used in the Middle Ages and revived in the nineteenth century. Popular in the 1960s and the 1970s.

Norwegian

Proper noun

Frank

  1. A male given name borrowed from English or, rarely, from German.

Swedish

Proper noun

Frank

  1. A male given name borrowed from English or, rarely, from German.

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