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131k
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since 1880

Francisco

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27k Francesca (Latin)
4k Franchesca (American)
< 1k Franziska (German)

How popular is the baby name Francisco in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 19 0 19
1881 21 0 21
1882 19 0 19
1883 24 0 24
1884 23 0 23
1885 28 0 28
1886 15 0 15
1887 26 0 26
1888 21 0 21
1889 19 0 19
1890 17 0 17
1891 21 0 21
1892 17 0 17
1893 26 0 26
1894 24 0 24
1895 20 0 20
1896 27 0 27
1897 26 0 26
1898 20 0 20
1899 29 0 29
1900 40 0 40
1901 35 0 35
1902 28 0 28
1903 26 0 26
1904 41 0 41
1905 32 0 32
1906 40 0 40
1907 62 0 62
1908 60 0 60
1909 63 0 63
1910 65 0 65
1911 82 0 82
1912 106 0 106
1913 134 0 134
1914 150 0 150
1915 163 0 163
1916 188 5 183
1917 232 5 227
1918 254 0 254
1919 284 5 279
1920 365 5 360
1921 360 0 360
1922 347 6 341
1923 399 6 393
1924 372 6 366
1925 456 0 456
1926 441 6 435
1927 549 7 542
1928 505 7 498
1929 540 9 531
1930 485 9 476
1931 431 5 426
1932 349 8 341
1933 280 7 273
1934 330 0 330
1935 319 8 311
1936 319 8 311
1937 297 0 297
1938 305 6 299
1939 271 5 266
1940 303 0 303
1941 284 6 278
1942 305 6 299
1943 357 0 357
1944 365 0 365
1945 367 0 367
1946 459 6 453
1947 558 0 558
1948 588 0 588
1949 604 10 594
1950 656 6 650
1951 693 5 688
1952 702 11 691
1953 770 6 764
1954 826 0 826
1955 733 5 728
1956 792 11 781
1957 788 8 780
1958 698 0 698
1959 706 0 706
1960 791 12 779
1961 729 5 724
1962 804 9 795
1963 775 0 775
1964 825 6 819
1965 802 11 791
1966 870 8 862
1967 960 13 947
1968 997 11 986
1969 1,122 15 1,107
1970 1,228 8 1,220
1971 1,241 16 1,225
1972 1,351 16 1,335
1973 1,386 11 1,375
1974 1,520 10 1,510
1975 1,627 13 1,614
1976 1,593 20 1,573
1977 1,517 21 1,496
1978 1,625 16 1,609
1979 1,722 30 1,692
1980 1,790 21 1,769
1981 1,979 23 1,956
1982 1,838 26 1,812
1983 1,829 10 1,819
1984 1,831 18 1,813
1985 2,034 19 2,015
1986 1,930 18 1,912
1987 2,118 22 2,096
1988 2,284 30 2,254
1989 2,644 24 2,620
1990 2,961 32 2,929
1991 2,936 31 2,905
1992 2,965 30 2,935
1993 2,993 28 2,965
1994 2,914 22 2,892
1995 2,914 27 2,887
1996 2,826 16 2,810
1997 2,878 13 2,865
1998 2,707 15 2,692
1999 2,846 15 2,831
2000 2,847 12 2,835
2001 2,867 11 2,856
2002 2,743 5 2,738
2003 2,774 8 2,766
2004 2,736 9 2,727
2005 2,749 9 2,740
2006 2,691 6 2,685
2007 2,725 0 2,725
2008 2,337 0 2,337
2009 2,083 0 2,083
2010 1,875 0 1,875
2011 1,659 0 1,659
2012 1,566 0 1,566
2013 1,698 0 1,698
2014 1,593 0 1,593
2015 1,476 0 1,476

Want to know about the popularity of the Francisco baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 130,922 babies born with the name Francisco in the United States. That's more than enough Franciscos to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 19 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Francisco" was in 1993 with a total of 2,965 babies. (That's a lot of baby Franciscos)

According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Francisco" ranks #55 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Arizona. Imagine that, 200 babies in Arizona have the same name as you in 2006. Across the entire United States a total of 2,691 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Francisco" mean? The list below shows the origins of Francisco as well as things modernly associated with the name Francisco such as celebrities named Francisco.

Origin and Meaning of Francisco

The name "Francisco" is of Spanish origin, and it means "Free". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Frankie Muniz

Frankie Muniz is an actor, musician, and racing driver with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1997 to present. Frankie was born in 1985 as Francisco Muniz IV in Wood-Ridge, New Jersey, U.S.

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Francisco de Goya

Francisco de Goya is an artist. Francisco was born in 1746 as Francisco Jose de Goya y Lucientes in Fuendetodos, Aragon, Spain.

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Frankie J

Frankie J is a singer-songwriter and record producer specializing in R&B, pop, and latin music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1997 to present. Frankie was born in 1980 as Francisco Javier Bautista, Jr. in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico.

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Fran Perea

Fran Perea is an actor and singer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 2 to present. Fran was born in 1978 as Francisco Manuel Perea Bilbao in Malaga, Andalucia, Spain.

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Francisco Gattorno

Francisco Gattorno is an actor. Francisco was born in 1964 as Francisco Alejandro Gattorno Sanchez in Santa Clara, Cuba.

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Francisco Fonseca

Francisco Fonseca is a football biography. Francisco was born in 1979 in Leon, Mexico.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Francisco

Francisco Franco
Francisco Rodriguez
Francisco Sanchez
Francisco Goya
Francisco Lachowski
Francisco Lindor
Francisco Liriano
Francisco Paco Grande Photographer
Francisco Partners
Francisco Pizarro

Alternative Meanings

F is for finesse, an enviable trait.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

A is for admirable, you certainly are!

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

C is for calm, a pleasant trait.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

S is for smile, it gives you face value.

C is for charm, the undeniable you.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

Your name in reverse order is "Ocsicnarf". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Sfaoircnc". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Francisco born Jan 3, 1977

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of France approximately on 1800. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, and broker.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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