Franklin, John Hope Franklin(noun)
United States historian noted for studies of Black American history (born in 1915)
Franklin, Benjamin Franklin(noun)
printer whose success as an author led him to take up politics; he helped draw up the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution; he played a major role in the American Revolution and negotiated French support for the colonists; as a scientist he is remembered particularly for his research in electricity (1706-1790)
a landowner (14th and 15th centuries) who was free but not of noble birth
A one-hundred-dollar bill, which carries the portrait of Benjamin Franklin.
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790), American author, scientist, inventor, and diplomat, and one of the Founding Fathers.
transferred from the surname, partly in honor of Benjamin Franklin.
A freeholder, especially as belonging to a class of landowners in the 14th and 15th century ranking below the gentry.
Origin: From frankelein, from fraunclein, from fraunc, of origin, from * + -lein, from *, from -lingaz. Cognate with Franko, -ling. More at frank, -ling.
an English freeholder, or substantial householder
Origin: [OE. frankelein; cf. LL. franchilanus. See Frank, a.]
Franklin is a city in, and county seat of, Williamson County, Tennessee, United States. It is a southern suburb of Nashville. As of the 2010 Census, the city had a total population of 62,487.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
frangk′lin, n. an old English freeholder, free from feudal servitude to a subject-superior. [Low L. francus, frank.]
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
In the southern part of Tennessee, near the boundary-line of Alabama. A severe engagement took place here between the Union and Confederate forces under Gens. Schofield and Hood respectively, November 30, 1864.
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The numerical value of Franklin in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of Franklin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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This quote was misattributed to Benjamin Franklin. Adrian is wrong.
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By the end of the year, we’re opening up a taco trailer outside of Franklin.
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