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Name Frank

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Gender:male
Languages of use:German, English
Topics:Phonetic alphabet NY
US 2015 rank:#355     ... 353:Grady, 354:Quinn, 355:Frank, 356:Fabian, 357:Dakota ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Fran, Fran, Frana, Franck, Franka, Franko, Frans, Franz, Frenk, Aranka     Details
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About Frank/Franka, the group of names with the same origin as Frank

Meaning/translation:of the Franks
Language of origin:Old High German
Info about origin, male:the name of the tribe possibly derives from frank, an old Germanic word meaning free, also the root of English frank
 also possible is that the Franks got their name from their characteristic weapon, the Francisca (Latin securis francisca), a kind of throwing ax
Words:franko = the Frank (a member of the Germanic tribe of the Franks)  Old High German
 frank = free  Germanic
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Variants' top ranks:7:Franco Buenos Aires 2006,  15:Frank England+Wales 1914,  32:Franklin Ecuador 2013,  57:Frankie England+Wales 2015,  74:Frankie Australia/NSW 2015,  233:Franck France 2002
Name variants:Franca, Franka, Frankie, Franck, Franco, Frank, Frankie, Franklin, Franko, Frenk   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
Belgium prevalence 2013 56
England+Wales decadesGraph1954 65,  1944 46,  1934 34,  1924 19,  1914 151904 16
Germany prevalence 2005 19
SwedenGraph2015 632014 69,  2013 72,  2012 84,  2011 77,  2010 88
Switzerland 1997 388
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 152,  1980-1989 91,  1970-1979 65,  1960-1969 43
USA prevalence 1990 31
USA yearlyGraph2015 355,  2014 336,  2013 327,  2012 319,  2011 308,  2010 302,  2009 290,  2008 278,  2007 262,  2006 246,  2005 231,  2004 230,  2003 230,  2002 216,  2001 213,  2000 208,  1999 187,  1998 178,  1997 168,  1996 162,  1995 156,  1994 141,  1993 134
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