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Gender: F Meaning of Franny: "from France or free man" Origin of Franny: Latin, diminutive of Frances

If Frances and Fran are too serious for you, and Fanny too saucy, you might like Franny, still identified by some with J. D. Salinger's Franny and Zooey stories.

Famous People Named Franny

Franny Armstrong, English documentary filmmaker
Franny Billingsley, American children's novelist

Pop Culture References for the name Franny

Franny, main character in "Franny and Zooey" by J.D. Salinger
Franny Berry, a main character in "Hotel New Hampshire" by John Irving
Franny, character in "The Magic Faraway Tree" by Enid Blyton
Frances "Franny" Fantootsie, main character in Canadian animated series "Franny's Feet"
Franny K. Stein, title character in the children's book series by Jim Benton
Franny Gallagher, daughter of Debbie Gallagher on "Shameless"