Origin:German
Popularity:900
Meaning:Free
To be frank is to feel free to express yourself and be upfront in life. The name Frank is of German origin and means "free," and is a diminutive of Francis and Franklin. This liberating title may sound a bit formal for baby, but a cute nickname like Frankie makes it ideal for adorable little ones. Frank, with its monosyllabic decisiveness, sounds like its meaning and has a strong, composed vibe to it that baby can grow into over the years. It is also the name of a unique Irish film, directed by the Oscar-nominated Lenny Abrahamson of Normal People and Room fame, starring Michael Fassbender and Domhnall Gleeson.

Famous People Named Frank

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Anne Frank
    Author
  • Frank Borman
    Astronaut
  • Frank Bruno
    Boxer
  • Frank Capra
    Director
  • Frank Gore
    Football Player
  • Frank Ocean
    Singer
  • Frank Sinatra
    Actor, Singer
  • Frank Zappa
    Singer

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Source: Social Security Administration

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