Francesca
Origin/Usage
Catalan, Italian, Latin
Pronunciation
frahn-CHES-kah
Meaning
Woman from France
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Francesca is an Italian form of Frances. Frances originates in Latin language and means "woman from France". It is a feminine form of Francis. Frances was the name of the 19th century saint as well as the name of a famous 1982 film, starring Jessica Lange. As a feminine given name it has been fairly popular in the United States.

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Francesca Annis - actress
Francesca Dellera - actress
Francesca Hunt - actress
Francesca Neri - actress
Francesca Woodman - artist

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