Latin, diminutive of Frances
"from France or free man"

Franny Origin and Meaning

The name Franny is a girl's name meaning "from France or free man".
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.

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Famous People Named Franny

  • Franny ArmstrongEnglish documentary filmmaker
  • Franny BillingsleyAmerican children's novelist
  • Franny MoyleBritish TV producer and author

Franny in Pop Culture

  • Frannymain character in "Franny and Zooey" by J.D. Salinger
  • Franny Berrya main character in "Hotel New Hampshire" by John Irving
  • Frannycharacter in "The Magic Faraway Tree" by Enid Blyton
  • Francine "Franny" Fantootsiemain character in Canadian animated series "Franny's Feet"
  • Franny K. Steintitle character in the children's book series by Jim Benton
  • Frances "Franny" Gallagherdaughter of Debbie Gallagher on "Shameless"

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