[fran-see] /ˈfræn si/
a female given name, form of .
[fran-seen] /frænˈsin/ noun 1. a female given name, form of .
[fran-sis] /ˈfræn sɪs/ noun 1. a male given name: from an Old French word meaning “Frenchman.”. noun 1. 1494–1547, king of France 1515–47. 2. 1768–1835, first emperor of Austria 1804–35; as Francis II, last emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 1792–1806. noun 1. (def 2). /ˈfrɑːnsɪs/ noun 1. Dick, full name Richard Stanley Francis. 1920–2010, […]
[fran-sis-kuh n] /frænˈsɪs kən/ adjective 1. of or relating to or the Franciscans. noun 2. a member of the mendicant order founded by in the 13th century. /frænˈsɪskən/ noun 1. 1590s, “friar of the order founded in 1209 by St. Francis (Medieval Latin Franciscus) of Assisi” (1182-1226). Also as an adjective.
- Francis bushman
[boo sh-muh n] /ˈbʊʃ mən/ noun 1. Francis X(avier) 1883–1966, U.S. film actor. /ˈbʊʃmən/ noun (pl) -men 1. (Austral & NZ) a person who lives or travels in the bush, esp one versed in bush lore /ˈbʊʃmən/ noun (pl) -man, -men 1. a member of a hunting and gathering people of southern Africa, esp the […]