Francesca

Origin/Usage
Latin, Italian, Catalan
Pronunciation
frahn-CHES-kah
Meaning
Woman from France

More info about the name "Francesca"

Francesca is an Italian form of Frances. Frances originates in Latin language and means "woman from France". It is a feminine form of Francis. Frances was the name of the 19th century saint as well as the name of a famous 1982 film, starring Jessica Lange. As a feminine given name it has been fairly popular in the United States.

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Franceska, Franchesca, Francisca, Franciska, Francizka, Frantiska, Franziska

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'Francesca' in Movies

The Godfather: Part II (1974)

(as Francesca de Sapio)

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