French variation of Francis
"Frenchman or free man"

Franchot Origin and Meaning

The name Franchot is a boy's name of French origin.

Old-time movie actor Franchot Tone (born Stanislas -- Franchot was his mother's maiden name) earned this name its own place in the book. An interesting, provocative choice.

Famous People Named Franchot

  • (Stanislaus Pascal) Franchot ToneAmerican actor; one,time husband of actress Joan Crawford