Françoise

Origin: French Meaning: the feminine form of François, the French form of Franciscus meaning “Frenchman”. Variants: François (m); Francis, Frances Advertisements

Ferguson

Origin: Irish, Scottish Meaning: a Gaelic surname meaning “son of Fergus”, Fergus being a personal name meaning “man of vigor” or “man of force”.

Felixa

Origin: English, Latin Meaning: a feminine form of Felix meaning “lucky, happy”.

Freyr

Origin: Old Norse Meaning: lord In Norse mythology, Freyr is the Norse god of fertility and the weather, and the husband of Gerd, a frost giantess, for whom he gave up a magical sword just to be with her though, without it, he will be killed during Ragnorak. Freyr is also the twin brother of…

Fiora

Origin: Italian Meaning: from Italian Fiore meaning “flower” Variants: Fiore

Ffion

Origin: Welsh Meaning: foxglove

Fernald

Origin: French, English Meaning: It could be a form of Old French Furnell meaning “furnace”. It could also be a variant of Old English Farnall “fern hill” Fernald is the name of the hook-handed man, one of Count Olaf’s associates, though his name isn’t revealed until Book 11 (The Grim Grotto).

Friday

Origin: English Meaning: from Old Norse meaning “Frigg’s day” referring to the Norse goddess of love Frigg

February

Origin: Latin Meaning: it comes from the Roman festival of purification called Februa, from latin februum meaning “purification”. There’s also a Roman god called Februum though from what I gathered, he was named after the festival and not the other way around Variants: Februarius

Faris

Origin: Arabic (فارس) Meaning: knight

Felice

Origin: Italian, English Meaning: Italian masculine form of Felix, meaning “lucky, successful”. It’s also a feminine variant of Felicia, also a feminine form of Felix It’s pronounced fe-LEE-che in Italian and fe-leese in English

Fionnuala

Origin: Irish Meaning: from Irish fionn “white, fair” and guala “shoulder”, meaning “white/fair shoulder” In Irish mythology, Fionnuala was the daughter of Lir who, along with her three brothers, were changed into a swan by their stepmother for 900 years until the curse was broken. Nuala is a diminutive of the name. Variants: Finnguala, Fionnghuala, Finola, Finnuala

Fane

Origin: English, Romanian, Irish Meaning: In English, fane is a word name, an archaic term for a temple or a church or a shrine (according to Dictionary.com); it could also mean “joyful, glad”; in Romanian, it’s also a diminutive of Ștefan, meaning “crown”; and it’s also the name of a river in Ireland, but I couldn’t…

Fairuza

Origin: Persian Meaning: turquoise

Frankie, Franky

Origin: English Meaning: nickname for Francis/Frances (Frenchman), Franklin (Freeman), Francesco/Francesca (Frenchman), or Francine (Frenchman)

Fiona

Origin: Scottish, Gaelic Meaning: white, fair

Fletcher

Origin: English Meaning: maker of arrows

Fay

Origin: English Meaning: fairy Variants: Fae, Faye

Fallon

Origin: Irish Meaning: an Irish surname derived from O’Fallamhain, Fallamhan meaning leader

Francis, Frances

Origin: French, English, Latin Meaning: French; possibly free Variants: Francisco (m), Francesco (m), Francine (f), Franny (f), Francesca (f), Fran Although they sound the same, the spelling Francis is more commonly used for boys while Frances is usually used for girls.