Meaning of Francesco

Meaning of Francesco
Name
it Francesco
Gender
Male
Meaning
Drift from the Latin franciscus, adjective used from the ancient romans in order to indicate all what was specific of the population of Francs. An other etymology wants the name to derive instead from the German with the meaning of “free”.
Name Day
4 October: Saint Francis of Assisi - Patron of Italy
Diffusion
In Italy about 999301 people are called Francesco
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Variants
en Francis

de Franz

fr Fran├žois

es Francisco

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