Franklin is a baby boy name of British origin. From philosophers to presidents like Benjamin Franklin, this baby name has soared across the United States, Venezuela, and Ecuador. Derived from the Old English word frankelin, Franklin, Frank, and Frankie, it means “freeman.” Whether baby is inheriting the family business or traveling the world, baby Franklin is sure to feel the joys of freedom wherever they go.

Famous People Named Franklin

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Aretha Franklin
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt
    United States President
  • Franklin Pierce
    United States President
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