Frans

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See also: frans and Frañs

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch Frans.

Proper noun[edit]

Frans (plural Franses)

  1. A surname from Dutch.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Frans is the 37848th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 587 individuals. Frans is most common among White (86.71%) individuals.

Further reading[edit]


Afrikaans[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

Frans (attributive Franse, not comparable)

  1. French

Noun[edit]

Frans (uncountable)

  1. French

Danish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Franz.

Proper noun[edit]

Frans

  1. a male given name, equivalent to English Francis

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch fransch, from fransoys, from Old French françois, from Medieval Latin franciscus, from Late Latin Francus.

Adjective[edit]

Frans (comparative Franser, superlative meest Frans or Franst)

  1. French
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of Frans
uninflected Frans
inflected Franse
comparative Franser
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial Frans Franser het Franst
het Franste
indefinite m./f. sing. Franse Fransere Franste
n. sing. Frans Franser Franste
plural Franse Fransere Franste
definite Franse Fransere Franste
partitive Frans Fransers
Alternative forms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Kwinti: frans
  • Sranan Tongo: Frans
    • Caribbean Javanese: Peras
Related terms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Frans n

  1. French (language)
Alternative forms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Frans m

  1. a male given name
Related terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately, from Latin Franciscus.

Proper noun[edit]

Frans m

  1. a male given name

Usage notes[edit]

  • son of Frans: Fransson
  • daughter of Frans: Fransdóttir

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Frans
Accusative Frans
Dative Fransi
Genitive Frans

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swedish Frans < Franciscus (French).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfrɑns/, [ˈfrɑns̠]
  • Rhymes: -ɑns
  • Syllabification(key): Frans

Proper noun[edit]

Frans

  1. a male given name, equivalent to English Francis

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Frans (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Frans Fransit
genitive Fransin Fransien
partitive Fransia Franseja
illative Fransiin Franseihin
singular plural
nominative Frans Fransit
accusative nom. Frans Fransit
gen. Fransin
genitive Fransin Fransien
partitive Fransia Franseja
inessive Fransissa Franseissa
elative Fransista Franseista
illative Fransiin Franseihin
adessive Fransilla Franseilla
ablative Fransilta Franseilta
allative Fransille Franseille
essive Fransina Franseina
translative Fransiksi Franseiksi
instructive Fransein
abessive Fransitta Franseitta
comitative Franseineen
Possessive forms of Frans (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Fransini Fransimme
2nd person Fransisi Fransinne
3rd person Fransinsa

Related terms[edit]


Haitian Creole[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French France.

Proper noun[edit]

Frans

  1. France

Icelandic[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Frans m

  1. a male given name, equivalent to English Francis

Declension[edit]


Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Franz.

Proper noun[edit]

Frans

  1. a male given name, equivalent to English Francis

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Franz.

Proper noun[edit]

Frans c (genitive Frans)

  1. a male given name, equivalent to English Francis