Between 1880 and 2018 there were 393 births of French in the countries below, which represents an average of 3 births of children bearing the first name French per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 0 birth.
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Information about the first name French

The first name French has been assigned to:
100.00% to boys
0.00% to girls
The country where the first name French is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 6 letters including 1 vowel and 5 consonants

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French in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name French

US English
Etymology src :
  • Middle English French, Frens(c)h from Old English frencisc (“of the Franks, Frankish, French”), from Franca (“a Frank”). Compare Old High German Franko (“a Frank”), akin to Old English franca (“javelin, spear”), from the use of such weapons by the Franks.
Pronunciation src :
  • (UK, US) enPR: frĕnch, IPA(key): /fɹɛnt͡ʃ/
  • Rhymes: -ɛntʃ
Verb (Derived terms) src :
  • frenched
Verb (Synonyms) src :
  • (to kiss while inserting tongue): French kiss, French
Verb src :
  • french (third-person singular simple present frenches, present participle frenching, simple past and past participle frenched)
  • (transitive) To prepare food by cutting it into strips.
  • (transitive) To kiss (another person) while inserting one’s tongue into the other person's mouth.
  • (intransitive) To kiss in this manner.
  • (cooking) To French trim; to stylishly expose bone by removing the fat and meat covering it (as done to a rack of lamb or bone-in rib-eye steak).

Popularity of the name French

Number of FRENCH births per year

Total births of French by country

Births with the first name French
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2018

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Personalities with the first name French

There is 1 personality with the first name French

French Stewart

United states of america
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Film Actors and Actresses with the first name French

There are 9 actors and actresses with the first name French
French Montana
French Stewart
French Tickner
French Napier
French Chris
French Affair
French Vanilla
French Harvey
French Taylor

Rankings of first name FRENCH by country

Country ranking (boys)
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