[ 2 syll. fran-coi(s), fr-anco-is ] The baby boy name Francois is pronounced as FRae-NSWAA- †. Francois is used predominantly in the French language and it is derived from Italian origins. Francois is a variation of the name Francis (English).
See also the related form, Jean Francois.
Francois is an irregularly used baby boy name. It is not listed in the top 1000. In 2018, within the family of boy names directly linked to Francois, Francis was the most frequently used.
Baby names that sound like Francois include François, Farhang, Ferenc, Ferench, Ferenk, Ffransis, Firenze, Frana, Frances, Francesc, Francie, Francis, Francisque, Franciszk, Franco, Francys, Franek, Frankea, Frankee, and Frankey.
† English pronunciation for Francois: F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"
A famous person named Francois is Voltaire, Author, born Francois Marie Arouet 1694 - 1778, Paris, France.