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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

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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. Malik Yusef:

    This Pope, especially over any other pope, really talks about human-based issues outside of religion, so you don't have to actually be a Catholic or a Christian to identity with Pope Francis.

  2. Patrick Hornbeck:

    There is very little common ground between Pope Francis and Donald Trump.

  3. Charles Frederico:

    There's no doubt Pope Francis is having an effect on young people.

  4. Bolivian President Evo Morales:

    For the first time, I feel like I have a pope: Pope Francis.

  5. David Gibson:

    The anger directed at Pope Francis by many conservatives is often cloaked in concerns over doctrine and orthodoxy, but much of it is a simple and understandable frustration over not having the inside track any more as they did in the previous two papacies.

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