Francine

Francine - A very unique female name



  Feb 18,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Francine, meaning from France or free man, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1914 on position #1089. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Francine and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Francine? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Francine. The baby girl name Francine was given to 16 baby girls in 2012, ranking #3273 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 88,328 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Francine peaked in popularity 73 years ago in 1946 on position 217.



Famous with this name

Francine Prieto
Francine York
Francine Bessy


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Francine is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Francine is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #1,811 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,387.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Francine is where you live.


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Francine origin and meaning

Francine is a 8 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means from France or free man. To see famous people named Francine, pop culture references for the name Francine and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Francine

We've found the following names that sound similar to Francine, sorted by popularity.

Frances / Frankie / Francesca / Francis / Francisca / Franchesca / Frank / Francheska / Francisco / Francina /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20123273
20113512
20103410
20093368
20082856
20074369
20063210
20052469
20042565
20032480
20022682
20012654
20002325
19992186
19981588
19971579
19961379
19951567
19941508
19931283
19921355
19911155
19901132
19891058
19881021
1987965
1986880
1985765
1984784
1983829
1982737
1981680
1980804
1979718
1978710
1977760
1976657
1975588
1974530
1973550
1972448
1971414
1970384
1969401
1968364
1967366
1966333
1965350
1964325
1963333
1962332
1961301
1960289
1959290
1958330
1957310
1956268
1955260
1954264
1953249
1952243
1951229
1950229
1949229
1948239
1947232
1946217
1945248
1944298
1943313
1942286
1941335
1940390
1939413
1938405
1937415
1936452
1935432
1934506
1933459
1932491
1931565
1930592
1929658
1928719
1927676
1926708
1925743
1924819
1923976
1922837
1921803
1920904
19191173
1918947
19171180
19161516
19151241
19141089

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York1811
California2387

Even more about Francine


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Francine a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Francine?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1946
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Francine
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 88,328
Letter count 8
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1914
2012 births +16

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