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1. Etymology of the French word franc

the Old French word franc
derived from the Medieval Latin word francus (franc)

Derivations in French

affranchir, franche, demi-franc, kilofranc, tapis-franc, défranchi, enfranchir

Derivations in other languages

Anglo-French fraunclein, Anglo-French frankpledge, Anglo-Norman frauncpledge, English frank, Romanian franc

Cognates

Danish frank, Dutch frank, English franc, English frankly, French franchement, German frank, German Franken, Icelandic franki, Italian franco, Norwegian frank, Norwegian franc, Portuguese franco, Provençal francamen, Spanish franco, Swedish frank, Swedish franc

Usage

Word found in Old French

2. Etymology of the French word franc

derived from the French word franc

Derivations in French

franc-archer, franc-canton, franc-jeu, franc-juge, franc-réal, franc-salé, franc-tenancier, franchement, franc-bord, franc-bourgeois, franc-fief, franc-parler, franc-quartier, lancer, franchise, franc-tireur

Usage

Word found in Old French



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