Gender: Male Origin of Francesco: Italian variation of Francis

Francesco Origin and Meaning

The name Francesco is a boy's name of Italian origin.

Thanks to the inspiration of Pope Francis, Francesco has galloped to the front of the line to become the Number One boys' name in Italy. As Francesca has become a familiar and popular form of the name for girls in the wider world, so does the handsome Francesco have that potential for boys.

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QueenieGuldbaek Says:


Fra-gi-le? He calls-a Francesco fra-gi-le?! (Curses in Italian).

QueenieGuldbaek Says:


All I will ever think of is Francesco Bernoulli.