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  1. Francis(ProperNoun)

    A male given name from Latin

    Saint Francis be my speed! how oft tonight / Have my old feet stumbled at graves!

    Etymology: From Latin Franciscus ("French(man)") (from Francia ("France") , originally a nickname of St. Francis of Assisi.

  2. Francis(ProperNoun)

    A female given name from Latin, Alternative spelling of Frances.

    Etymology: From Latin Franciscus ("French(man)") (from Francia ("France") , originally a nickname of St. Francis of Assisi.

  3. Francis(ProperNoun)

    A patronymic surname.

    Etymology: From Latin Franciscus ("French(man)") (from Francia ("France") , originally a nickname of St. Francis of Assisi.

  4. Francis(ProperNoun)

    A ghost town in Nebraska.

    Etymology: From Latin Franciscus ("French(man)") (from Francia ("France") , originally a nickname of St. Francis of Assisi.

  5. Francis(ProperNoun)

    A town in Saskatchewan, Canada.

    Etymology: From Latin Franciscus ("French(man)") (from Francia ("France") , originally a nickname of St. Francis of Assisi.

  6. Francis(ProperNoun)

    A town in Utah.

    Etymology: From Latin Franciscus ("French(man)") (from Francia ("France") , originally a nickname of St. Francis of Assisi.

Freebase

  1. Francis

    Francis is a 1950 black-and-white comedy film that launched the Francis the Talking Mule series. It stars Donald O'Connor as an American soldier who gets into trouble when he insists an Army mule named Francis can speak. The distinctive voice of Francis was provided by Chill Wills. It was directed by Arthur Lubin.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Francis' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3728

How to pronounce Francis?

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How to say Francis in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Francis in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Francis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Francis in a Sentence

  1. Franco Rabuffi:

    I was speechless, but Pope Francis came to my rescue, saying that what had happened was funny.

  2. Cardinal Lacroix:

    I hear that sometimes, too, i think Pope Francis is conservative in the right way. You have to be conservative enough to come back to what is the foundation: that's the Gospel. You cannot reproach Pope Francis of not living the Gospel, or not preaching the truth of the Gospel.

  3. Ron DeSantis:

    If Miami Mayor Francis Suarez follow guidelines, everything works out fine.

  4. Massimo Faggioli:

    This is a coup operation against Pope Francis, it is a stunning convergence between the personal agenda of Vigano and the theological agenda of those who do not like Pope Francis.

  5. Elizabeth Wagmeister:

    Fox Business Network anchor Melissa Francis said a friend of hers had been sexually assaulted by an NBC executive when she was at the network. NBC has not contacted the Variety reporters about any internal investigation that the network may, or may not, be launching into the situation, despite the fact that the duo has built up, arguably, the largest collection of damaging information from Lauer’s accusers. People are really shocked right now.

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