Popularity:13665
Origin:French
Meaning:frenchman or free man
With the traditional feel of Francis but signature French flair, Francois is a name for any little guy who's going places. It means "free man" as well as "Frenchman" and will add an instant dose of elegance to even the most uncoordinated toddler. Francis, its Latin equivalent, is the name of the Catholic patron saint of ecology. Saint Francis of Assissi was also known for his love of animals, making it perfect for encouraging baby to respect the world and creatures around him.

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