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Gender: Male

The name Franz is a boy's name of German origin. Franz and is often added to lists like Cool Baby Names That Start With F and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

German variation of Francis.

German variation of Frank.

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Famous People Named Franz

Franz Joseph I, Emperor of Austria-Hungary
Franz Ferdinand, Archduke of Austria-Hungary
Franz I (Franz de Paula Maria Karl August), Prince of Liechtenstein
Franz Joseph I (Franz de Paula Josef Johann Nepomuk Andreas), Prince of Liechtenstein
Franz Joseph II (Franz Josef Maria Aloys Alfred Karl Johannes Heinrich Michael Georg Ignaz Benediktus Gerhardus Majella), Prince of Liechtenstein
Franz Xaver Gruber, Austrian composer of "Silent Night"
Franz Xaver Winterhalter, German court painter
(Franz) Joseph Haydn, Austrian composer
Franz Uri Boas, German-American anthropologist
Franz Alhusaine Drameh, Gambian British actor
Franz Kafka, Czech-German novelist
Franz Liszt, Hungarian composer
Franz Peter Schubert, Austrian composer
Franz Leopold Neumann, German political scientist
Franz Marc, German painter and printmaker
Franz Tost, Austrian racing driver

Pop Culture References for the name Franz

Franz, character in video game "Human Killing Machine"
Franz Heinel, character in anime "Future GPX Cyber Formula"
Franz Hopper, character in French animated series "Code Lyoko"
Franz Kemmerich, character in E.M. Remarque's "All Quiet on the Western Front"
Franz Liebkind, character in musical and film "The Producers"
Franz Sanchez, character in 1989 James Bond film "Licence to Kill"
Franz, character in "Attack on Titan"
Hans and Franz, weightlifting duo in a "Saturday Night Live" sketch
Franz Ferdinand, Scottish rock band


Leonina Says:


It's the first of our family doctor ;)

danirose01 Says:


This is the name of my wiener dog... couldn't imagine it on a human, LOL