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First Name Directory - Starting with F

This site is dedicated to maintaining a database of first names from all over the world. We are still working to add all meanings to the names and sort them by gender, ethic and other behavior.

Most names come from the European and Arab area, especially italian, spanish, french and german firstnames.

Falk is a masculine given name and a family name. The name Falk derives from the Germanic man name Falko (althochd. falc(h)o, "Falcon", lat. falco), who spoke to the properties of this Greifvogels estimated for the hawking its wearer. He is in the form of Falk in the English -speaking world as a male given name and as a surname spread, as the latter also in the forms of Falck, Falcon, Falcke.
Fredrik is derived from the Germanic name Friedrich or Friederich, from the Old High German fridu meaning "peace" and rîhhi meaning "ruler" or "power". It is the common form of Frederick in Norway, Finland and Sweden. The name means "peaceful ruler" The most common variant spelling of this name is Frederik, although the English spelling Frederick is more common than either. Fredrik replaced the Anglo-Saxon name Freodheric, and has been a rare first name in England since this time.
Frederick is a masculine given name. He is the English counterpart to Frederick or Friederich, is used in this or linguistically slightly adapted form but also in non-English speaking areas.
The franklin title meant belonging to the free State in the middle ages. The name corresponds to common family name in the German-speaking countries as free, Frey, Frank and Wollny.

In the data base are, apart from modern and traditional first names also American, Arab, Germans, English, French, Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Latin, Dutch, Northern, Russian, Scandinavian, Slavian, Spanish, and Swedish first names.

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Note: With an international list of names it can occur that some first names are identical to label names. Hereby we point out that all used marks are property of their respective owners.