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Odin Biggles
Monday, May 10th, 2004, 03:18 AM
Right ive been around in circles on google looking for info on my surname "Franks"

Im mainly looking for its country of origin, meaning and popularity.

i have heard it is....English,German and Jewish

Any help ?

Monday, May 10th, 2004, 03:52 AM
I think FRANK means FREE. It's very probable that such a word could've gotten into a lot of names and surnames in all regions settled or influenced by Germanic peoples.