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American

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The name Flash is of American origin and the meaning of Flash is ‘bright or sudden light’. The name is, however, a topographical name from Middle English ‘flasshe’ meaning ‘pool’, or ‘marsh’. The name is derived from Old Danish word ‘flask’ meaning ‘swamp, swampy grassland, and shallow water’. The name Flash is possibly an Americanized spelling of German Flasch. Some common variants of the name Flash are Flasha, Flashia, Flis, and Floss. As a surname Flash was first recorded in Huntingdon.

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Frankie is often used as a nickname for Frank or Frances. These names come from the root name Francis, which in turn was derived from the Late Latin ‘Franciscus’, which was used to signify that the French were ‘free’. Therefore the meaning of Franki is ‘a free man’ or ‘Frenchman’. It is said that the Franks were an ancient tribe from Germany, who travelled and settled down in France. The root name Francis is said to have been popularized by Saint Francis of Assisi, who was born with the name Giovanni di Pietro di Bernardone. Giovanni’s father was a wealthy Italian businessman who often visited France and loved their people and culture. Though his wealth meant that he had a pleasant childhood, St Francis gave up his luxuries and decided to work and try to help the sick and poor people. He later got associated with the patronage of the environment and the animals, and also became the patron saint of Italy. It is said that Saint Francis arranged the first-ever live Christmas nativity scene.

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The name Freddie is a nickname or a variant of the name Frederick. Frederick comes from its German elements ‘fridu’ meaning ‘peace’, ‘harmony’ or ‘tranquillity’ and ‘ric’, translating to ‘power’, ‘rule’ or ‘king’. Thus, the meaning of Freddie is ‘a peaceful king’. Frederick has been a name commonly used by the nobles and royals in European history, such as by Frederick the Great, who ruled over Prussia for 46 years. Freddie is also a shorter version of the name Alfred. The superstar singer Freddie Mercury was the lead vocalist in the best-selling rock band 'Queen'. They are one of the most successful bands of all time; their album 'Greatest Hits' is the best-selling album of all time in the United Kingdom and was certified nine times platinum in the United States.

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Freedom is a multicultural name. It is gender-neutral and of American origin. Freedom is used as a first name mostly in the United States. The meaning of Freedom is 'not in captivity' or 'liberty, independence' in American English. Frederick B. Williams, known as Freedom Williams, is a rapper, singer, and songwriter from the United States.

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Friday is a gender-neutral name of American origin. It is a multicultural name and can be found in many different countries and cultures including the American, Roman, African, and French cultures. The meaning of Friday is 'day of Frigga' in American English. Frigga is the name of the Norse goddess of married love. She was the wife of Odin. Friday also means 'born on Friday' in many cultures. Friday is the name of a character in the novel 'Robinson Crusoe' by Daniel Defoe. Friday is also the name of the artificial intelligence system used in the 'Iron Man' franchise. Friday Kasteni is a professional cricket player from Zimbabwe.

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