French variation of Frances
"from France; free man"

Fanchon Origin and Meaning

The name Fanchon is a girl's name of French origin meaning "from France; free man".

Fanchon is a sweet and affectionate Gallic choice.

Famous People Named Fanchon

  • Françoise 'Fanchon' MoreauFrench operatic soprano
  • Fanchon SimonAmerican vaudeville producer of duo Fanchon & Marco

Fanchon in Pop Culture

  • "Fanchon the Cricket" 1915 silent film and its title character
  • Fanchonone of Chameleon's forms in "A Spell for Chameleon" by Piers Anthony