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Updated March 7, 2024

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Girl name origins & meanings

  • English : Free; from France; nickname for Frances
  • Old French : Free; an androgynous name, though Frances is generally used for girls and Francis for boys
  • Greek : Crown
  • French : Appearance of God

How Popular Is The Name Fanny

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