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Franco may refer to:

Surname

Franco is a common surname in Spanish, in Portuguese and in Italian which derives from the word "Frank", in reference to the Germanic tribe of the Franks, who invaded the modern-day France during the Migration period[1].

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Other

  • Franc (Italian: Franco), a unit of currency
  • Franco (Mirandela), a freguesia in Mirandela in Portugal
  • El Franco, a municipality of Asturias in Spain
  • Franco, Burgos in the Condado de Treviño
  • Franco Automobili, an Italian maker of automobiles and one-time winner of the Targa Florio
  • Franco-, a prefix used to refer to:

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See also franco, and franco-

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Proper noun

Singular
Franco

Plural
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Franco

  1. A male given name borrowed from Spanish or Italian, equivalent to Frank or Francis(cus).
  2. A surname of Spanish origin.
    1. notably refers to the long-ruling right)wing 20th century Spanish caudillo since the Spanish Civil War

Prefix

Franco

  1. The combining form of the adjective French.

Dutch

Proper noun

Franco

  1. A male given name borrowed from Spanish or Italian, equivalent to Frank or Francis(cus).
  2. A surname of Spanish origin.
    1. notably refers to the long-ruling right)wing 20th century Spanish caudillo since the Spanish Civil War

Prefix

Franco

  1. The combining form of the adjective French.

Italian

Proper noun

Franco m.

  1. A male given name, cognate to Frank.

Spanish

Proper noun

Franco m.

  1. A male given name, cognate to Frank.
  2. A surname.

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