Francesca

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian Francesca (Frances), the feminine form of Francesco (Francis), from Late Latin Franciscus, from Francia (France) + -iscus (-ish). Doublet of Frances.

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Proper nounEdit

Francesca

  1. A female given name from Italian.

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

The feminine form of Francesc (Francis), from Late Latin Franciscus, from Francia (France) + -iscus (-ish).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Francesca f

  1. A female given name, equivalent to English Frances

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

The feminine form of Francesco (Francis), from Late Latin Franciscus, from Francia (France) + -iscus (-ish). See Latin Francisca.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /franˈtʃe.ska/, [frän̠ʲˈt͡ʃeskä]
  • Rhymes: -eska
  • Hyphenation: Fran‧cé‧sca

Proper nounEdit

Francesca f

  1. A female given name from Latin, equivalent to English Frances