Gender: Female Meaning of Fanny: "free man" Origin of Fanny: Diminutive of Frances

Fanny Origin and Meaning

The name Fanny is a girl's name meaning "free man".

As this word is less often used to mean derriere, it becomes more possible to view Fanny as the kind of appealingly quaint nickname name, like Josie and Nellie, that many parents are favoring now.

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