Place Name FRANKREICH

TYPE: Country
USAGE: German

Meaning & History

Derived from German Frank, the name of a Germanic tribe, and Reich meaning "empire, realm". This is the German name for France.
VARIANT: Franken
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: França (Catalan), Francuska (Croatian), Francie (Czech), Franken, Frankrig (Danish), Franken, Frankrijk (Dutch), France, Franconia (English), Ranska (Finnish), France (French), Francia, Franconia (Italian), Francia, Franconia (Late Roman), Franken, Frankrike (Norwegian), Francja (Polish), França (Portuguese), Frantsiya (Russian), Francuska (Serbian), Francia, Franconia (Spanish), Franken, Frankrike (Swedish)