From German Names

Male Male Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Frank. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born between 1945 and 1975

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Eastern Germany
  • Western Germany
  • Northern Germany

Variant Spelling

Variant Forms

See also Franka

Origin and Meaning

Old High German name meaning 'Frank'. The tribal name of the Franks derives from Germanic *franka = 'brave', later also 'free'

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