Origin of the name FRANS.
Etymology of the name FRANS.
Meaning of the baby name FRANS.
Dutch and Swedish form of German Frank
(q.v.), meaning "free man," from the High German title Frang
("free lord"). (History of
Christian Names, Yonge, 1884).
Frans Hals (d. 1666), was a
Dutch Golden Age portrait painter. Frans Gunnar Bengtsson (d.
1954), was a Swedish essayist, poet, and novelist. (Wiki)