Popularity:1807
Origin:Latin
Other Origin(s):French, Italian, Spanish
Meaning:Frenchman; free man
Franco is a boy’s name, originating from the Latin word Francis which means “free man” or “Frenchman.” The name Frank, given to the Germanic tribe who invaded Gaul, derives from this, and it’s also where France’s name comes from. Franco is now a popular first name in Spain and Italy, and is also a surname in many countries. If the surname is meaningful to you, or if you have Italian, French, or Spanish roots, why not pay homage by giving baby this name?
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