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    The Franks surname

    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 ?
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    Post Re: My surname

    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.

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