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Franklin meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Franklin No. of characters: 8 Gender: BoyOrigin: Old High German
How to pronounce Franklin fra-nklín What does my name mean?
Meanings: Freeman Free Landowner Land Holder A Man from France Franch Man Of The Franks

Franklin was ranked 398 in 2016 US male names list and elevated by 3.40% from its previous ranking of 412 in 2015. Franklin was ranked 964 in 2014 list of US girls name and dropped by 2.88% from its previous ranking of 937 in 2011.

Full form of Franklin : Forward Resourceful Analytical Nationalistic Knowledgeable Lonely Inquisitive Naughty

Franklin is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 341 in 2015. Only 1175 people have Franklin as their first name. Franklin is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Franklin is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular male name since 1912 and ranked 420 in 2015 in US. Around 134672 people wear Franklin as their first name. Franklin is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare girl name since 1914 and ranked 420 in 2015 in US. Only 134672 people have Franklin as their first name. At the peak of Franklin popularity in 1933 it was given to about 0.259566% of US Boys babies and ranked 33 in 2065753 newborns while On the lowest point of Franklin in 1914 it was wore by only 0.000338% of new born Girls and ranked 511 out of 1479929 babies in US. Franklin is not a native United States and Franklin may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. Franklin is given to around 0.037672% of newborns during 1880 to 2015, according to the USSA.

Complete history of Franklin
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1912126497
1913129593
1914131770
19151311001
19161281073
19171221194
19181261275
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Expression number of Franklin is 4.

Organizing and managing qualities are possessed by Franklin. By systematic and methodical approach Franklin turns their dream into reality. Franklin are extremely sincere and honest.

Names that rhyme with Franklin Brecklin, Brooklin, Decklin, Deklin, Francklin, Franklin, Jacklin, Kirklin, Macklin, RocklinFamous people named Franklin
Stacy Franklin in The World's End as Actress
Jai Franklin in The Fallen Woman as Actress
Irene Franklin in Those Were the Days as Actress
Catherine Franklin in Witch Graveyard as Actress
McKenzie Franklin in Dhoom: 3 as Actress
Carolyn Franklin in The Last King of Scotland as Soundtrack
Malika Franklin in Woman to Woman as Director
Sheila Franklin in A Matter of Time as Actress
Louise Franklin in Goal! as Actress
Cherie Franklin in Doctor Dolittle as Actress
Franklin Adreon, director,producer,writer
Names like Franklin Fraak, Fraces, Fracine, Fracisco, Fradel, Frady, Fraeta, Frager, Fraida, Fraidel, Fraidy, Fraine, Frak, Fram, Frameca, Framela, Frampton, Fran, Franc, Franca
Franklin Namesakes Comments :Franklin is an English name, also known as male first name is used. The name English Franklin, more anciently Frankeleyn, based on the adjective English medium frankelin, from Old French fraunclein, which means "free man", "owner territerio not noble origins"; for meaning it is so similar to the name Franco, with which it shares the root . The professional title franklin meant in the Middle Ages belonging to the state of the open. The name corresponds to the German-speaking common surname as free, Frey, Frank and Wollny. Its use as a name began essentially in the United States in the late eighteenth century, to commemorate the statesman Benjamin Franklin, and its popularity grew further during the presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. - Loralee Fenton
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