Frances Name Meaning and Origin

Frances is a girl name. The name is originated from ‘Italian’ origin. The baby name Frances means “Woman From France”.


Frances Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Italian”



Frances is a girl name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “FRANT + sas”


Frances Name Meaning:

Frances originates in Latin language and means “woman from France”. It is a feminine form of Francis. As a feminine given name it has been fairly popular in the United States. Frances was the name of the 19th century saint as well as the name of a famous 1982 film, starring Jessica Lange.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Fanny, Francesca, Francina, Francine, Franny, Frankie


Famous people with this name:

Frances Cleveland – U.S. First Lady in the 19th century

Frances McDormand – actress

Frances Bavier – actress

Frances Dee – actress

Frances Driscoll – writer

Frances Faye – singer

Frances Fisher – actress

Frances Herring – writer

Frances Hodgkins – artist

Frances Hopkins – artist

Frances Langford – singer

Frances Little – writer

Frances Marion – writer




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